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Posts from ‘October, 1936’

Deterding to Resign As Royal Dutch Head

THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, TUESDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 27, 1936 Page 2 Deterding to Resign As Royal Dutch Head THE HAGUE, Holland, Oct, 26 (UP)–Sir Henry Deterding intends to resign as director general of the Royal Dutch Petroleum company, it was announced Monday. He will be succeeded by Dr. J.E.F. De Kok, now managing director of […]

Sir Henri Deterding, Oil King, To Resign

Daily Express: Sir Henri Deterding, Oil King, To Resign: Front Page: 26 October 1936 Sir Henri, himself a mystery man, has chosen another mystery man to succeed him… Napoleonic Audacity He became Director-General of the Royal Dutch company… Sir Henri, who retains his seat on the board, is 70, Dutch born and a naturalised Englishman.