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equipment manufacturing company executive

Robert Francis Sharpe, American equipment manufacturing company executive. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Hydraulic Institute.

Background

Sharpe, Robert Francis was born on March 29, 1921 in Buffalo. Son of Bertram Francis and Agnes (Coppinger) Sharpe.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1942.

Career

With, Duriron Company, since 1946; manager pump sales, Duriron Company, Dayton, 1955-1958; director research, development, Duriron Company, 1958-1963; vice president plastics operations, Duriron Company, 1963-1965; executive vice president, Duriron Company, 1967-1968; president, chief operating officer, Duriron Company, 1968-1969; president, Duriron Company, 1969-1976; chief Executive officer, Duriron Company, 1969-1979; Chairman of the Board, Duriron Company, 1978-1983.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Hydraulic Institute.

Connections

Married Audrey Rembe, July 10, 1943. 1 son, Robert Francis.

father:
Bertram Francis Sharpe

mother:
Agnes (Coppinger) Sharpe

spouse:
Audrey Rembe