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Max Henry Forester

mining executive.

Max Henry Forester, American mining executive. Served with United States Army, 1917-1919; Member American Institute Mining Engineers, Engineers Society Western Pennsylvania, American Legion, American Ordance Association.

Background

Forester, Max Henry was born on November 23, 1889 in New York City. Son of John M. and Ottilie (Broesing) Forester.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Oberrealschule, Marburg-Hessen, Germany, 1908. M.F., Yale, 1910.

Career

With United States Forest Service, Arizona, 1910-1912. Chief forestry department Consolidated Coal Company, Kentucky, 1912-1917, foreman, superintendent, general superintendent mining operations, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, 1919-1938, general manager West Virginia div., 1938-1941, general manager all divisions, 1941-1943, vice president in charge Westen div., Jenkins, Kentucky, 1943-1946. Vice president Pittsburgh-Consolidated Coal Company from 1948.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1917-1919. Member American Institute Mining Engineers, Engineers Society Western Pennsylvania, American Legion, American Ordance Association.

Connections

Married Jean McGraw, October 4, 1919. Children: Nancy (Mistress.

father:
John M. Forester

mother:
Ottilie (Broesing) Forester

spouse:
Jean McGraw

child:
Nancy (Mrs Forester