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Harry E. Coombe

executive , business

Harry E. Coombe, business, executive. Served as captain, Field Artillery, United States Army, 1917-1919.

Background

Coombe, Harry E. was born on November 4, 1888 in Cincinnati. Son of Harry H. and Lida (Greenwald) Coombe.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1910.

Career

Machinist, Wm. Powell Company, Cincinnati, 1910-1912, salesman, 1912-1917, assistant to president, 1920-1926, vice president, 1926-1940, became president, general manager, director, 1940, Chairman of the Board general manager, chief executive. Director Philip Cary Manufacturing Company, Robert A. Cline, Inc., Randall Company, 1st National Bank of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Baseball Club Company, Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Company, Procter & Gamble Company Trustee The Children’s Home.

Membership

Served as captain, Field Artillery, United States Army, 1917-1919. Clubs: Queen City, Camargo, Cincinnati Country, Twenty Nine, Racquet, Commercial, Commonwealth (Cincinnati).

Connections

Married Mary Anderson, January 27, 1923. Children: Vachel Anderson, Mary Anderson.

father:
Harry H. Coombe

mother:
Lida (Greenwald) Coombe

spouse:
Mary Anderson

children:
Vachel Anderson Coombe

Mary Anderson Coombe