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Frederick O. Britton

advertising executive.

Frederick O. Britton, American advertising executive. Decorated Legion of Merit. member Facilities Review Board Defense Production Board, 1951-1952; member Army Exchange Advisory Committee, 1941.; Served from major to colonel Army of the United States, 1941-1944, 48.

Background

Britton, Frederick O. was born on August 28, 1910 in Reading, Ohio, United States. Son of Frederick and Jane (Shoemaker) Britton.

Education

Student Miami University, Oxford, O., 1929-1931, U. Cincinnati, 1932-1935.

Career

Store clerk, meat cutter Kroger Company, Cincinnati, 1932-1937, director sales and training, 1934-1937. Director training Macy’s, New York City, 1939-1941. Vice president D. G. Terrie, Ltd., 1944-1946.

Assistant to president Heyden Chemical Corporation, 1946-1948. Consultant in Arabia, Griffenhagen & Associates, 1949. Member Facilities Review Board Defense Production Board, 1951-1952.

Vice president McCann Erickson, Inc., Chicago, 1953-1959, Rutledge Advertising Company, St. Louis, since 1960. Special consultant secretary of war, 1940-1941. Member Army Exchange Advisory Committee, 1941.

Membership

Member Facilities Review Board Defense Production Board, 1951-1952. Member Army Exchange Advisory Committee, 1941. Served from major to colonel Army of the United States, 1941-1944, 48.

Connections

Married Erna M. Schriever, November 29, 1930.

father:
Frederick Britton

mother:
Jane (Shoemaker) Britton

spouse:
Erna M. Schriever