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Lawyer

Walter Everett Hopper was American lawyer. Bar: New York 1939, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1946, District of Columbia 1959. Decorated Army Commendation medal with oak leaf cluster; New York State Conspicious Service Cross with Maltese Cross; Order Ruben Dario Nicaragua; Commander Order Orange-Nassau, Netherlands; Order St. John of Jerusalem.

Background

Hopper, Walter Everett was born on October 29, 1915 in Houghton, Michigan, United States. Son of Walter E. and Maude (Crum) Hopper.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1937;Juris Doctor, Cornell Univercity, 1939;graduate, Command and General staff schedulgraduate, Industrial College Armed Forces.

Career

Practice in, Ithaca, 1939-1942;practice in, New York City, since 1946;mobilization designee, office deputy chief of staff military operations, Department of Army, 1952-1967;chairman, chief Executive officer, Fort Amsterdam Corporation, 1973-1981;director, Davis Brake Beam Company.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1939, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1946, District of Columbia 1959.

Membership

Chairman trustees Loyal Legion Foundation. Trustee Institute on Man and Science, 1969-1971, Signal Hill Educational Center. Board directors United States Flag Foundation Lieutenant colonel, infantry European Theatre of Operations, colonel Army of the United States (retired).

Member International Association Protection Industrial Property (executive committee American group 1958-1971), International Fiscal Association, British Fifth Army Old Comrades Association, National Foreign Trade Council (member committees), International Chamber of C. (representative international conference revision international convention protection industrial property 1958, United States council 1949-1971, member committees), American Arbitration Association (panelist), United States Trademark Association (past vice president, director, chairman international committee), United Nations Association (director New York chapter 1964-1966), Holland Society (president 1966-1971), Loyal Legion (commander-in-chief 1964-1967), Association Bar City New York, New York State Criminal Bar Association, Reserve Officers Association (president New York State 1949), Confrerie des Chevaliers du Tastevin, Pilgrims, Society War 1812, Founders and Patriots of America, Mayflower Descendants, Society Colonial Wars, St. Nicholas Society (president 1982-1984), S.R., Huguenot Society of America (president 1972-1975), Military Order Foreign Wars, Society of Cincinnati, St. Andrews Society, Explorers Club (New York City), University Club (New York City), Metropolitan Club (Washington), Army-Navy Club (Washington).

Connections

Married Jeannette Ross, August 23, 1941 (deceased 1947). 1 daughter, Nancy Cameron Hopper Marcovici. Married Diana Kerensky, September 24, 1958.

1 stepdau., Nicole Sudrow Hopper Neilan.

father:
Walter E. Hopper

mother:
Maude (Crum) Hopper

spouse:
Jeannette Ross

spouse:
Diana Kerensky