Charles Erwin Wilson

Charles Erwin Wilson

Birth
Minerva, Stark County, Ohio, USA
Death 26 Sep 1961 (aged 71)
Norwood, East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Beverly Hills, Oakland County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 21532174 · View Source
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Secretary of Defense under President Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1953-1957. He was fomerly CEO for General Motors and during his Senate confirmation hearing he was famously quoted as saying, "for years I thought what was good for the country was good for General Motors and vice versa."

Bio by: Garver Graver


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 13 Sep 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 21532174
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Erwin Wilson (18 Jul 1890–26 Sep 1961), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21532174, citing Acacia Park Cemetery, Beverly Hills, Oakland County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .