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Morton Sumner Waldfogel

prefabricated housing/plywood company executive

Morton Sumner Waldfogel, prefabricated housing/plywood company executive. Decorated Letter of Commendation. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1947.


Waldfogel, Morton Sumner was born on November 5, 1922 in Somerville, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Benjamin and Gertrude (Levins) Waldfogel.


AB, Harvard University, 1944. Master of Business Administration, Boston University, 1948.


Associate professor mathematics economics Boston University, 1947-1948. Manager Roddis Plywood Company, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1948-1951. Partner East Coast Mill Sales, from 1951.

Chairman board, chief executive officer Allied Industries Inc., Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1954-1989. Chairman, chief executive officer Gilwal Industries, from 1982. President United International Inc., Boston, from 1990.


Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1947.


Married Lillian Thelma Gouse, June 16, 1949. Children: Peter Douglas, Jane Leslie.