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Edward J Berkfield
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1887
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1958
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Edward Berkfield, who retired in January as export manager of the National Steel Corporation, died yesterday in the Flower and Fifth Avenue Hospital after a long illness.

His age was 71.

He lived at 405 East Fifty–fourth Street.

Mr. Berkfield was a reporter for the old New York Evening Sun as a young man and later was employed by the American Press Association here.

In 1947, Mr. Berkfield was a special consultant on exports to Gen. Lucius D. Clay, then Military Governor of the United States Zone in Germany.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Ethlynn Simons Berkfield; a daughter, Mrs. Elvis J. Stahr, Jr. of Pittsburgh and two grandchildren.

New York Times, Friday, July 25, 1958, p. 19
Family links: 
  Ethlynn Winifred Simmons Berkfield (1887 - 1965)
  Dorothy Howland Berkfield Stahr (1918 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
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Record added: Jun 14, 2010
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Edward J Berkfield
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