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Ronald Charles Rooney

Ronald Charles Rooney, British laboratory executive, analytical chemist. Served with Royal Air Force, 1954-1956.; Fellow Royal Society Chemistry.

Background

  • Rooney, Ronald Charles was born on July 19, 1931 in Birmingham, England. Son of Joseph Frederick and Lucy Emily (Thumpston) Rooney.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Aston, 1953. Analyst Midland Laboratory Guild, Birmingham, 1949-1954. Research officer British Cast Iron Research Applied Science International, Birmingham, 1956-1961.

      Chief chemist Southern Instruments, Camberley, England, 1961-1967, division manager, 1967-1971. Managing director Rooney Laboratories, Basingstoke, England, since 1971.

    Career

    • Chief chemist Southern Instruments, Camberley, England, 1961-1967, division manager, 1967-1971. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Conservative party

    Membership

    Served with Royal Air Force, 1954-1956. Fellow Royal Society Chemistry.

    Personality

    Interests

    Squash; computer programming. Martial arts; chemistry.

    Connections

    • Married Edna Joy Urwin, September 22, 1951. Children– Anne Elizabeth, Peter John.
    • father: Joseph Frederick Rooney
    • mother: Lucy Emily (Thumpston) Rooney
    • spouse: Edna Joy Urwin
    • children: Anne Elizabeth Rooney
    • Peter John Rooney
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    Born July 19, 1931
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