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Insurance company executive

Frederick Calkin Gardner, American insurance company executive. Decorated Bronze Star medal. Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1942, 44-45. Member of India House, Metropolitan (New York City); Bath and Tennis (Palm Beach, Florida); Everglades.

Background

Gardner, Frederick Calkin was born on August 1, 1910 in Pawling, New York, United States. Son of John C. and Elizabeth (Calkin) Gardner.

Education

AB, Columbia, 1932; Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1934.

Career

With Office General Counsel United States Navy, 1946-1947. Vice president, secretary Chubb Corporation, New York City, since 1967, Chubb & Son, Inc., since 1965, Federal Insurance Company, New York City, since 1960. Secretary Vigilant Insurance Company, since 1960, Great Northern Insurance Company, since 1971, Bellemead Development Corporation, since 1971.

Secretary, director Chubb Insurance Company Illinois, since 1972.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1942, 44-45. Member of India House, Metropolitan (New York City). Bath and Tennis (Palm Beach, Florida).

Everglades.

Connections

Married Claire Birdsall Underwood.

father:
John C. Gardner

mother:
Elizabeth (Calkin) Gardner

spouse:
Claire Birdsall Underwood.