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Walter William Tangeman

manufacturer executive

Walter William Tangeman, American manufacturer executive.


Tangeman, Walter William was born on September 16, 1891 in Cincinnati. Son of Charles O. and Emma (Hanhart) Tangeman.


Master of Engineering, University Cincinnati, 1913.


With Cincinnati Milling Machine Company, since 1913, time study engineer, 1914-1917, plant assistant superintendent, 1919-1920, sales manager, 1920-1934, vice president, general manager, 1934-1950, executive vice president, 1950-1956, Chairman of the Board, since 1956, also director. Director Buckeye Tool Company.


Member industrial research review committee Munitions Board. Member Second Hoover Commission President Research Foundation U. Cincinnati. Member board management Young Men's Christian Association Chairman, Cincinnati Council World Affairs, since 1958.

President board Associate Health Agilysys. Member of the board of trustees Community Chest Agilysys Major, United States Army, 1917-1919. Member National Machine Tool Builders Association (president), Machinery and Allied Products Institute (Executive Committee), American Society of Mechanical Engineers, International Management Council, American Ordnance Association.

Clubs: Queen City, Cincinnati Country, Commercial, Commonwealth.


Married Margaret Core, September 18, 1920. Children: Donald (deceased), Ellen (Mistress Halbert Emerson Payne).

Charles O. Tangeman

Emma (Hanhart) Tangeman

Margaret Core

Donald Tangeman (deceased)

Ellen Tangeman (Mistress Halbert Emerson Payne)