Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


 Profile of  Dan A. Kimball
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Brief profile :
Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Air, 1949-1950
Under Secretary of the Navy, 1950-1951
Secretary of the Navy, 1951-1953
 
Personal Papers :  Dan A. Kimball Papers
 
Online Photos: Kimball photos
 
Biographical sketch :  
1896 (March 1) Born, St. Louis, Missouri
1918 Army Air Corps pilot, World War I
1920 Began working at General Tire and Rubber Company
1942-1969 Vice President, General Tire and Rubber Company
1949-1950 Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Air
1950-1951 Under Secretary of the Navy
1951-1953 Secretary of the Navy
c. 1953-1969 Executive, Aerojet General Corporation
1970 (July 30) Died, Washington, D.C.