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Lester Armour

banker

Lester Armour, American banker. Served as ensign United States Naval Aviation World War I.

Background

Armour, Lester was born on March 21, 1895 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Philip Danforth and May Elizabeth (Lester) Armour.

Education

Preparatory education, St. Mark’s Sch, Southboro, Massachusetts. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1918.

Career

Chairman board, chief Executive officer Chicago National Bank. Retired vice chairman Harris Trust & Savings Bank. Pure Oil Corporation Chairman board of trustees Illinois Institute Technology.

Membership

Served as ensign United States Naval Aviation World War I.

Connections

Married Leola Stanton. Married second, Alexandra Galitzine.

father:
Philip Danforth Armour

mother:
May Elizabeth (Lester) Armour

spouses:
Leola Stanton

Alexandra Galitzine.