Gordon Battelle

FULL NAME: Gordon Battelle
BORN: Unknown
DEATH: 1923

Biography

Gordon Battelle was the son of John Gordon Battelle, the namesake of Battelle, Alabama. When his father passed away in 1918, he was left $4,000,000. However, he died only five years later in 1923, and gave the fortune to the Battelle Memorial Institute of Columbus, Ohio.

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