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Lawyer , industrial company executive

Gordon Joseph Wolf, lawyer, industrial company executive. Bar: Ohio 1930, California 1973. Decorated Legion of Merit.

Background

Wolf, Gordon Joseph was born on January 6, 1905 in Cincinnati. Son of Joseph and Hanna (von Epstein) Wolf.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy summa cum laude, Yale University, 1926;Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard University, 1930.

Career

Practice in Cincinnati as partner, Cohen & Wolf, 1933-1968;vice president, Aeronca, Inc., Torrance, California, 1969-1973;secretary, Aeronca, Inc., from 1969;also director. Partner law firm, Jones, Day, Cockley & Reavis, Los Angeles, 1973-1976. Director Aeronca Industrial Products, Inc., Cleveland Machine Tool Company, Mercury Aerostructures, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1930, California 1973.

Membership

Trustee, secretary Aeronca Foundation. Board directors Cincinnati Charter Committee, 1947-1948. Trustee Jewish Hospital Cincinnati, 1956-1968, Adler Foundation, 1964-1969, Lauer Foundation, 1966-1969.

Served to colonel, artillery Army of the United States, 1941-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member American, Ohio, Cincinnati, California bar associations, American Society Corporation Secretaries, Reserve Officers Association (president Cincinnati chapter 1937-1939), Military Order World Wars, American Arbitration Association, Army Aviation Association, Retired Officers Association, Mensa, Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Mason (Washington) (Shriner), Army and Navy (Washington).

California Yacht (Los Angeles).

Connections

Married Evelyn M. Best, August 2, 1948. Children: Joseph G., Alice Margaret, Robert Houston.

father:
Joseph Wolf

mother:
Hanna (von Epstein) Wolf

spouse:
Evelyn M. Best

child:
Joseph G. Wolf

child:
Alice Margaret Wolf

child:
Robert Houston Wolf