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forest industry executive

Peter Charles Gaffney, forest industry executive.

Background

Gaffney, Peter Charles was born on November 7, 1912 in New Orleans. Son of Peter Charles and Jane (Kingsmill) Gaffney.

Career

With, Southern Pine Association, New Orleans, 1927-1953;assistant secretary-manager, also manager labor information committee, Southern Pine Association, New Orleans, 1946-1953;assistant secretary Southern pine industry committee, Southern Pine Association, New Orleans, 1946-1953;executive vice president, Southwest Forest Industries, Inc., Phoenix, 1953-1977.

Membership

Major United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member National Lumber Manufacturers Association, National Defense Executive Reserve (member emeritus), Southwest Pine Association (president 1960), Western Pine Association, Phoenix Better Business Bureau (board directors, treasurer), Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (president, board directors 1963-1964), Arizona Association Industries (board directors, president 1969-1970, vice-chairman state retirement board 1977-1979), Phoenix Executives Club (president 1968-1969), Arizona Club (board directors 1975-1976, 82-84).

Connections

Married Marjorie Bertoniere, May 1, 1940 (deceased March 1941). Married Mary Jane Ballina, April 17, 1948. Children: Peter Charles, Patrick Michael, Jane Ellen, Elizabeth Anne, Mary Anne.

father:
Peter Charles Gaffney

mother:
Jane (Kingsmill) Gaffney

spouse:
Marjorie Bertoniere

spouse:
Mary Jane Ballina

child:
Peter Charles Gaffney

child:
Patrick Michael Gaffney

child:
Jane Ellen Gaffney

child:
Elizabeth Anne Gaffney

child:
Mary Anne Gaffney