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Martin Kenneth Schnurr

business executive

Martin Kenneth Schnurr, business executive. Decorated for service in Mexico. Served in United States Navy, 1918.; Member American Iron and Steel Institute.


Schnurr, Martin Kenneth was born on August 20, 1898 in Baton Rouge. Son of Martin Kenneth and Beatrice (Snow) Schnurr.


Student Columbia, 1920-1922, Johns Hopkins, 1935-1936, Pace Institute, 1919-1921.


1 son, Martin Kenneth. Auditor, International Business Machines Corporation, 1919-1922. Comptroller Nelson Stevnens Paper Company, 1923-1924.

Associate Jesse L. Livermore, 1924-1932. Secretary-treasurer Rustless Iron & Steel Corporation, 1932-1944. Comptroller New York Trust Company, 1944-1945.

Vice president Bridgeport Brass Company, 1945-1947, president, 1963-1965. President Stainless Products Inc., 1948-1949. Vice president Rotary Electric Steel Company, 1949-1952, president, 1952-1957.

Director Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation, president Stainless and Strip division, 1957-1963. Corporate vice president National Distillers & Chemical Corporation, 1963-1965, director, 1964-1965. Director Bridgeport City Turst Company.


Served in United States Navy, 1918. Member American Iron and Steel Institute.


Married Ruth Veronica Derfus, March 4, 1924.

Martin Kenneth Schnurr

Beatrice (Snow) Schnurr

Ruth Veronica Derfus