About Godfrey Stillman Rockefeller
Godfrey S. Rockefeller was chairman of the Cranston Print Works, a Rockefeller-owned textile company. Rockefeller's father, William Rockefeller, was a brother of John D. Rockefeller. Rockefeller had been associated with Cranston since 1946. He was previously a partner of Clark Dodge & Company, investment bankers. He was a member of the board of Freeport McMoran, a conglomerate, for 50 years.
He served in World War I as a second lieutenant in the field artillery and in World War II as a lieutenant colonel in the Army Air Force. Rockefeller graduated from Yale University in 1921.