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Secretary of Labor

Peter J. Brennan, American secretary of labor. Served with United States Naval Reserve, World World War World War II.

Background

Brennan, Peter J. was born on May 24, 1918 in New York City. Son of John Jay and Agnes (Moore) Brennan.

Education

Student, College City, New York.

Career

President New York City Building and Constrn Trades Council, 1957-1973, New York State Building and Construction Trades Council, 1958-1973. United States secretary labor, from 1973. Past vice president New York State American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations.

Member National Advisory Committee Education Disadvantaged Children, New York State Job Development Advisory Committee safety advisory committee to New York State Labor Department,New York State Workmen's Compensation Advisory Committee, Advisory Board Prevailing Wages for Public WorksN.Y. State.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, World World War World War II.

Connections

Married Josephine Brickley. Children: Peter J., joan Brennan Tetro, Peggy Brennan Tritto.

father:
John Jay Brennan

mother:
Agnes (Moore) Brennan

spouse:
Josephine Brickley

children:
Peter J. Brennan

joan Brennan Tetro Brennan

Peggy Brennan Tritto Brennan