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Industrial management executive

Harry Caspar Avrigian, industrial management executive. Served with United States Army, 1942-1945. Member United States Industrial Council, American Chemical Society, American Society Metals, Society Automotive Engineers.

Background

Avrigian, Harry Caspar was born on November 23, 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Harry Toros and Nevart Avrigian.

Education

Diploma in industrial mobilization, United States Staff College, 1961. Diploma city and county planning and plan implementation, University Missouri, 1976.

Career

Machinist National Defense Training Institute, Philadelphia, 1938-1940, Baldwin Locomotive Works, Eddystone, Pennsylvania, 1940-1941. Armament machinist Empire Ordnance Company, Philadelphia, 1941-1942, industrial management consultant, 1948-1969. With Western States Exploration, Inc., Salt Lake City, 1972-1980, chief executive officer, chairman board, 1975-1979, American Fuel and Power Corporation, Panama City, Florida, since 1980.

Consultant United Nations Habitat and Human Settlement Foundation, Nairobi, Kenya. Active Service Corps of Retired Executives program Small Business Administration, 1970-1972.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1942-1945. Member United States Industrial Council, American Chemical Society, American Society Metals, Society Automotive Engineers.

Connections

Married Bernice Bess, May 15, 1943. Children: Barry, Brian, Diane.

father:
Harry Toros

mother:
Nevart Avrigian

spouse:
Bernice Bess

child:
Barry Avrigian

child:
Brian Avrigian

child:
Diane Avrigian