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Steel foundry executive

Walter Thomas Unfried, American steel foundry executive. Served with Army of the United States, 1945-1946. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, American Society Metals, Steel Founders Society of America, American Foundrymens Society Clubs: Mount Vernon Civic, Houston Baylor.

Background

Unfried, Walter Thomas was born on December 21, 1926 in Lamesa, Texas, United States. Son of Vince P. and S. Louisa (Thompson) University.

Education

Student, University Arkansas, 1944. Bachelor, Baylor University, 1950.

Career

With Texas Electric Steel Casting Company, Houston, since 1951, chief metallurgist, since 1955, works manager, since 1968, vice president, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Steel Castings Handbook, 5th edition, 1980.

Religion

At communion only the believer is invited to participate in the bread and cup of Christ.

Politics

Christians acting as the salt of the earth and the light of the world have a responsibility to engage their culture, including participating in the political process.

Views

It is good for Christians with differing approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue through how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1945-1946. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, American Society Metals, Steel Founders Society of America, American Foundrymens Society Clubs: Mount Vernon Civic, Houston Baylor.

Connections

Married Elizabeth June Womack, March 10, 1951. Children: Gary Thomas, Don Alan, Kenneth Earl.

father:
Vince P. University

mother:
S. Louisa (Thompson) University

spouse:
Elizabeth June Womack

child:
Gary Thomas Unfried

child:
Don Alan Unfried

child:
Kenneth Earl Unfried