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Robert E. Wood

Born: Jun 13, 1879

Death: Nov 6, 1969

Birthplace: Kansas City

Profession: Businessperson

Nationality: United States

Robert E. Wood

Date of Birth : Jun 13, 1879
Date of Death : Nov 6, 1969
Birth Place : Kansas City

Robert Elkington Wood was an American military officer and business executive. After retiring from the U.S. Army as a Brigadier General, Wood had a successful career as a corporate executive, most notably with Sears, Roebuck and Company. A Republican, Wood was a leader in the Old Right American Conservatism movement from the 1920s through the 1960s as well as a key financial backer of the America First Committee prior to the United States' entry into World War II.


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