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Manufacturing executive

William Thomas Bennett was American manufacturing executive. Served with United States Army, 1944-1946.

Background

Bennett, William Thomas was born on November 9, 1926 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Albert Luther and Katherine (Fultz) Bennett.

Education

BMechE, University Virginia, 1948.

Career

Project engineer Westvaco, Covington, Virginia, 1948-1949, P.H. Glatfelter, Spring Grove, Pennsylvania, 1949-1954. Plant manager P.J. Schweitzer Company, Lee, Massachusetts, 1954-1955. Manufacturing manager CICSSA, Montevideo, Uraguay, 1955-1957.

Salesperson Sprout-Waltron, Muncy, Pennsylvania, 1957-1962. Manager Hanmer division American Tobacco Company, Chester, Virginia, 1962-1974. President, chief executive officer Golden Belt Manufacturing Company, Durham, North Carolina, 1974-1988, retired, 1988.

Works

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

Views

The sense of being connected is how the Church as a whole should be structured. At its heart is an understanding of the Christian community as the 'body of Christ '.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1944-1946.

Connections

Married Margaret Wilson, June 15, 1948 (deceased August 1982). Children: Thomas A., Annette Bennett Amshoff. Married Helen McFarland, April 1, 1983.

father:
Albert Luther Wilson

mother:
Katherine (Fultz) B. Married Margaret Wilson

spouse:
Margaret Wilson

spouse:
Helen McFarland

child:
Thomas A. Bennett

child:
Annette Bennett Amshoff Bennett