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Robert Lion Herschkowitz, Belgian marketing executive.


Herschkowitz, Robert Lion was born on March 8, 1938 in Berchem, Antwerp, Belgium. Came to the United States, 1966. Son of Mordcha Mendel and Irène Eva (Schnabel) Herschkowitz.


Student, European College, Brugge, Belgium, 1962. Student, College Education, Antwerp, Rhode Island, 1966. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Higher Institute of Technology, Antwerp, 1965.

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Washington, 1970. Postgraduate, Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, 1988.


Enlisted Belgian Navy, 1960, advanced through grades to lieutenant, 1966, resigned, 1972. Project engineer Ampere-hour Lundgerg Engineers, Mercer Island, Washington, 1970-1973. Senior research engineer Boeing Marine Systems, Seattle, 1973-1976, marketing manager, 1976-1984, principal engineer, 1984-1986.

Product line manager Boeing Electronics Company, 1986-1988. Principal, power engineers Boeing Aerospace Operations, since 1988. Education consultant Eastside Education Institute, Bellevue, Washington, since 1985.


  • Avocations: Bonsais, hunting, gardening, reading, military history.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Officer Belridge Homeowners Association, Bellevue, 1974. Member Bellevue Parks Department Advisory Board, 1984. Member education committee Temple De Hirsh Sinai.

Served to Commander United States Naval Reserve, since 1973. Member International Institute Strategic Studies (London), Museum Flight (charter), International Bonsat Association, United States Navy League, United States Naval Institute, Association Old Crows. Clubs: Army, Navy and Airforces (Paris).

Prince Albert (Brussels).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Bonsais, hunting, gardening, reading, military history.


Married Irène Marie Lichtenberg, December 28, 1969. Child, 1 Stephen Abraham.

Mordcha Mendel Herschkowitz

Irène Eva (Schnabel) Herschkowitz

Irène Marie Lichtenberg