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William Henry Krieg

Lawyer

William Henry Krieg, American lawyer. Bar: Indiana 1932. Decorated Legion of Merit.

Background

Krieg, William Henry was born on January 13, 1907 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of August F. and Augusta (Beckmann) Krieg.

Education

AB cum laude, University Notre Dame, 1929. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1932.

Career

Sole practice law, Indianapolis, 1932-1940, 48-77. Retired counsel firm Krieg, DeVault, Alexander & Capehart. President Packard Manufacturing Company, Indianapolis, 1946-1947.

Director Hook Drugs, Inc., Indianapolis, 1957-1985, Bell Fibre Products Corporation, Marion, Indiana. President Salt Creek Services Inc., Nashville, Indiana.

Achievements

  • Bar: Indiana 1932.

Membership

Director, vice chairman executive committee Mutual Hospital Insurance Inc. (Blue Cross) Indiana, 1970-1978. Chairman board Cornelia Cole Fairbanks Hospital for Alcoholics, Indianapolis, 1970-1984.

President board trustees Winona Memorial Hospital, 1969-1970. Director emeritus Central Indiana council Boy Scouts. Trustee Purdue University, 1970-1983, West Lafayette Cathedral High School, Indianapolis.

Board directors Purdue Research Foundation. Originator, vice president, director Indiana Governor's Economy Program, 1970-1971. Served from private to lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, 1940-1945.

Assistant general counsel national headquarters Selective Service System 1943-1945. Member American, Indiana, Indianapolis bar associations Clubs: Indianapolis Athletic, Indianapolis Sailing (commodore 1958).

Connections

Married Virginia Ballweg, October 28 1933. Children: Peter Ballweg, Frederick William.

father:
August F. Krieg

mother:
Augusta (Beckmann) Krieg

spouse:
Virginia Ballweg

child:
Peter Ballweg Krieg

child:
Frederick William Krieg