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Earl William Meyer

Earl William Meyer, Spanish automotive company executive. award for automotive electronics Brit. Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Named Outstanding Engineering Alumnus, University Toledo, 1980; Member Society Automotive Engineers.

Background

  • Meyer, Earl William was born on February 17, 1927 in Toledo. Son of Earl William and Gertrude Edith (Todd) Meyer.

  • Education

    • Graduate Pennsylvania State University, 1954.

    Career

    • Registered professional engineer, Ohio. Section engineer Electric Autolite Company, Toledo, 1950-1957. Senior project engineer Chrysler Corporation, Higland Park, Michigan, 1958-1962, supervisor, 1963-1966, manager, 1967-1968, chief engineer, 1969-1981.

      Chief engineer power unit systems Austin-Rover group Business Level Cars Ltd., Coventry, England, since 1981. Inventor in field of automotive engineering. Contributor articles to newspaper, magazines, technical journals.

      Chairman board deacons Westminster Presbyterian Church, Toledo, 1952-1954, chairman board trustees, 1955-1957. Chairman troop Boy Scouts American, Birmingham, Michigan, 1959-1967. Chairman Park Commission, Village of Beverly Hills, Birmingham, Michigan, 1970-1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Named Outstanding Engineering Alumnus, University Toledo, 1980. Member Society Automotive Engineers.

    Connections

    • Married Antoinette Marie Pizza, January 29, 1949. Children– Clinton Douglas, William Andrew, Karen Annette.
    • father: Earl William Meyer
    • mother: Gertrude Edith (Todd) Meyer
    • spouse: Antoinette Marie Pizza
    • children: Clinton Douglas Meyer
    • William Andrew Meyer
    • Karen Annette Meyer
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    Born February 17, 1927
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