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aluminum company executive

Joseph Clark Bates, American aluminum company executive. Decorated Silver Star. Served with submarines United States Navy, 1941-1945. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

Bates, Joseph Clark was born on June 26, 1920 in Sparta, Illinois, United States. Son of Joseph C. and Anna Ella (Reinhardt) Bates.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Southern California, 1943. Post., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1946.

Career

With Bates Engineering Company, Newhard Cook, 1946-1961. Vice president, general manager Aluminum Container Corporation, St. Louis, 1961-1965. Works manager Aluminum Company American, Richmond, Indiana, 1966-1968.

Managing director Alcoa Australia Ltd., Melbourne, 1968-1971. General manager diversified products Aluminum Company American, Pittsburgh, 1975-1976, vice president international, 1976-1978, executive vice president international, 1978-1982, executive vice president allied products, 1982-1984. Vice president technical Allegheny International, 1985-1986.

Consultant Mitsubishi International Corporation. Director Pittsburgh Des Moines Corporation, C-Cor Electronics Inc.

Membership

Served with submarines United States Navy, 1941-1945. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Clubs: Allegheny Country, Duquesne, Harvard-Yale-Princeton, Rolling Rock.

Connections

Married Millicent Anne Simonds, June 28, 1947. Children: Jan M. Wheeler, Joseph C. III, Maya A. Roderick, Leslie K., Robert W.

father:
Joseph C. Bates

mother:
Anna Ella (Reinhardt) Bates

spouse:
Millicent Anne Simonds

child:
Jan M. Wheeler Bates

child:
Joseph C. III Bates

child:
Maya A. Roderick Bates

child:
Leslie K. Bates

child:
Robert W. Bates