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Name:Edwin Hodge
Affiliation:Class of 1910
Biography & Genealogy:Edwin Hodge, Jr. Class of 1910: Genealogy: Born- Aug. 26, 1890 in Henderson, KY. Father- Edwin Hodge of Marion, KY; Mother- Frances Alexander of Missouri. No information on grandparents. Married- In 1915 to Emma Lilian Clyde, daughter of William Grey Clyde of Pittsburgh, PA. Children- (Not sure of birth order) 1-Margaret Burns Hodge, who became Mrs. McPherson; 2- Mrs. Harold E. Gordon (given name unknown); 3- Mrs. Aurel F. Sarosdy (given name unknown) VMI Record: Entered VMI- Sept. 4, 1907; Graduated June 22, 1910 ranking 5th in a class of 38. Military Record: In Civil Service during World War I. Manager, Steel Works. On Government Work. Careers: Vice President of Pittsburgh Knife & Forge Co.; Chairman of the Board of Neville Chemical Corporation; Trustee and member of the executive committee of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh; Trustee of the Foundation of Independent Colleges. Died- April 27, 1987. (At time of his death he was the third oldest living VMI Alum).
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