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Percy Jardine Bentley

engineer.

Percy Jardine Bentley, Canadian engineer. Served overseas with Canadian Expeditionary Force, World War I.; Member Kappa Sigma.

Background

Bentley, Percy Jardine was born on November 1, 1898 in Brookfield, Nova Scoti, Canada. Son of Robie Dugwell and Susan (West) Bentley.

Education

Came to the United States, 1925, naturalized, 1938. Student Acadia University, Nova Scoti, 1919-1921. Bachelor of Science in Mech.

Engineering, Nova Scoti Technology College, 1924. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1925.

Career

1 son, David West. With Ingersoll-Rand Company, Phillipsburg, since 1925, general manager, 1936-1956, vice president, since 1945, member board directors, since 1943.

Membership

Served overseas with Canadian Expeditionary Force, World War I. Member Kappa Sigma.; Clubs: Northampton Country.

Connections

Married Virginia Deland Williams, October 31, 1930.

father:
Robie Dugwell Bentley

mother:
Susan (West) Bentley

spouse:
Virginia Deland Williams