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Milo W. Bekins Edit Profile

business executive.

Milo W. Bekins, business executive. Member of advisory board, nat. council Boy Scouts American, after 1948.; Member National Furniture Warehouse Association (past president), California Van and Storage Association (past president), Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce (past president).; Mason (Shriner).

Background

Bekins, Milo W. was born on December 21, 1891 in Sioux City, Iowa, United States. Son of Martin and Katherine (Cole) Bekins.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

With automobile agency Berkins Speers Motor Company, Los Angeles, 1909-1916. Successively chairman, vice chairman director Bekins Van & Storage Company of California, Los Angeles, Bekins Van & Storage Company of Arizona, Phoenix, Bekins Van and Storage Company of New Mexico, after 1948. Officer Bekins Van Lines Company, Omaha, after 1939.

Director, member finance committee Douglas Aviation Company. Director Citizens National Bank.

Membership

Member of advisory board, nat. council Boy Scouts American, after 1948. Member National Furniture Warehouse Association (past president), California Van and Storage Association (past president), Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce (past president). Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: California, Los Angeles Country, Bel Air Bay (Los Angeles).

Connections

Married Dorothy E. Watson, February 24, 1917. Children: Barbara, Virginia, June, Milo.

father:
Martin Bekins

mother:
Katherine (Cole) Bekins

spouse:
Dorothy E. Watson

child:
Barbara Bekins

child:
Virginia Bekins

child:
June Bekins

child:
Milo Bekins