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Corporation executive

Reuben B. Robertson, American corporation executive. Served from captain lieutenant colonel, Army of the United States, 1942-1945.; Mason.

Background

Robertson, Reuben B. was born on June 27, 1908 in Asheville, North Carolina, United States. Son of Reuben B. and Hope (Thomson) Robertson.

Education

Chemical Engineer, Sheffield Scientific School, Yale, 1930.

Career

With Champion Paper & Fibre Company, since 1934, successively assistant manager Canton division, production manager, vice president, 1938, general production manager all divisions, 1940, executive vice president, 1946-1950, president, director since 1950. Deputy, secretary of defense, 1955-1957. Director B. F. Goodrich & Company, Cincinnati & Suburban Bell Telephone Сompany, Dairypak, Inc.

Procter & Gamble Company Vice Chairman of Commission business organization Department Defense, 1955. Trustee Miami University, since 1957, Duke, since 1957, Asheville School Boys, since 1952, American Assenbly Columbia University, since 1957.

Membership

Served from captain lieutenant colonel, Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Mason.; Clubs: Queen City, Commonwealth, Commercial (Cincinnati).

Connections

Married Margaret Watkins, December 17, 1938. Children: Reuben B., III, Daniel Huger, Peter T., Margaret, Louise Hope, George.

father:
Reuben B. Robertson

mother:
Hope (Thomson) Robertson

spouse:
Margaret Watkins

children:
Reuben B. Robertson

III Robertson

Daniel Huger Robertson

Peter T. Robertson

Margaret Robertson

Louise Hope Robertson

George Robertson