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business executive

Herbert Walfred Anderson, business executive. Received Service award United States Department Treasury, 1943; awarded Army-Navy E five times during World War World War II.

Background

Anderson, Herbert Walfred was born on December 13, 1892 in Everett, Massachusetts, United States. Son of O. Alfred and Elena (Wade) Anderson.

Career

Industrial engineer, United Shoe Machinery Corporation, Boston, 1916-1920;partner, K.W. Freund and Association, Brooklyn, 1920-1923;president, general manager, Fidelity Machine Company, Philadelphia, 1923-1947;president, general manager, Haskell-Dawes Machine Company, Philadelphia, 1947-1963;member, N.E. advisory board Provident Tradesmens Bank and Trust Company, Philadelphia, from 1964.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Copntbr. Articles to professional periodicals.

Membership

Former trustee N.E. Boys Club, Frankford Hospital Association Served with United States Army, 1 year. Member N.E. Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (Chairman of the Board 1950-1952), Massachusetts Institute of Technology of Philadelphia Club (president 1945, 46), Huntingdon Valley Country, Frankford Exchange clubs.

Connections

Married Helen Barrett Gehris, July 17, 1940. 1 child, Peter Barrett. Married second, Alice Newman Ingersoll, January 20, 1940.

father:
O. Alfred Anderson

mother:
Elena (Wade) Anderson

spouse:
Helen Barrett Gehris

spouse:
second

child:
Peter Barrett Anderson