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Walter Vail Johnston

business executive.

Walter Vail Johnston, business executive.

Background

Johnston, Walter Vail was born on May 26, 1883 in Milwaukee. Son of Robert A. and Ellen Augusta (Story) Johnston.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Marquette U., 1904.

Career

President Vailston Company, 1929-1953, director, since 1929. Past president of the board directors Milwaukee Auditorium and Arena. Director Robert A. Johnston Company, since 1908, chairman of the executive committee, since 1952, Chairman of the Board, since 1957, also president.

Formerly board directors First Wisconsin National Bank, First Wisconsin Trust Company, Milwaukee, Bankshares, Inc.

Membership

Clubs: Milwaukee, University, Country, Athletic (Milwaukee).

Connections

Married June Crandall, January 7, 1908. Children: Walter Vail, June Ellen, Edward C. (deceased), David, Patricia, John Keith.

father:
Robert A. Johnston

mother:
Ellen Augusta (Story) Johnston

spouse:
June Crandall

children:
Walter Vail Johnston

June Ellen Johnston

Edward C. Johnston (deceased)

David Johnston

Patricia Johnston

John Keith Johnston