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Walter Earl Ditmars

manufacturer executive.

Walter Earl Ditmars, American manufacturer executive. Member Newcomen Society in N.A., A.S.M.E., Holland Society, S.A.R., Naval Academy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology alumni associations; Mason.

Background

Ditmars, Walter Earl was born on July 30, 1895 in Brooklyn. Son of Abram and Lucinda (Earl) Ditmars.

Education

Student United States Naval Academy, class 1919, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1923.

Career

1 son, Walter Earl. Commissioned officer Regular Army, United States of America, 1917-1925, resigned. Director sales Southern Dairies, Inc., 1925-1926. President Solid Carbonic Company, 1927-1929.

Former president Gray Manufacturing Company, Hartford, Connecticut, Gray Research & Development Company, Audograph Company of New York, now special consultant. Director Colts Firearms Company, Hartford. Board of directors China Institute American, Navy League of the United States.

Trustee Federal Hall Associates, Inc.

Membership

Member Newcomen Society in N.A., A.S.M.E., Holland Society, S.A.R., Naval Academy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology alumni associations. Mason.; Clubs: Bankers America, Union League, New York Yacht, Military and Naval (New York City).

Connections

Married Jennie Ann Johnson, September 7, 1920.

father:
Abram Ditmars

mother:
Lucinda (Earl) Ditmars

spouse:
Jennie Ann Johnson