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Manufacturing executive

Merwyn Carlyle Gill, American manufacturing executive. Member of University Southern California Industrial Associate (Outstanding Engineering Alumnus award 1981, 1988), Society Plastic Industry (western plastics award 1983), Western Plastics Pioneers.

Background

Gill, Merwyn Carlyle was born on July 30, 1910 in Terril, Iowa, United States. Son of Carl Eugene and Maude Zella (Smith).

Education

Bachelor of Arts in chemistry, University Southern California, 1936. Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Southern California, 1937.

Career

Assistant quality control foreman United States Rubber Company, Los Angeles, California, 1937—1942. Research and development engineer A.O. Smith Corporation, 1942—1945. New product development engineer Swedlow Aeroplastics, Glendale, 1945.

President Peerless Plastic Products, Montebello, 1945—1947. Head corrosion lab Aerojet Engineering, Azusa, 1947—1950. President Medical Corps McGill Corporation, El Monte, 1951—1982, chairman and Chief Executive Officer, since 1982.

Plastic consultant North American Aviation, 1951. Member board engring councilors University Southern California. Patentee in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

Views

Church should organize delegations to different ecumenical conferences throughout the world and actively participate in the global inter-religious dialogues.

Membership

Member of University Southern California Industrial Associate (Outstanding Engineering Alumnus award 1981, 1988), Society Plastic Industry (western plastics award 1983), Western Plastics Pioneers.

Connections

Married Ellen Wildy, May 21, 1939. Children: Stephen Edward, Phillip Carl, Debaney Dianne.

father:
Carl Eugene Gill

mother:
Maude Zella (Smith) Gill

spouse:
Ellen Wildy

child:
Debaney Dianne Gill

child:
Stephen Edward Gill

child:
Phillip Carl Gill