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Herbert Toyne Tucker

Herbert Toyne Tucker, South African manufacturing company executive. Recipient Cocroft Prize, Uranium Chemists Society, 1965. Member Society Glass Technology London, South Africa Institute Assayers and Analysts, South Africa Institute Management, Institute Wood Science London, Production Management Institute South Africa, South Africa Association Certified Secretaries, Society Wood Technology London. Anglican.

Background

  • Tucker, Herbert Toyne was born on April 3, 1927 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Son of Walter and Elsie Mary (Peacock) Tucker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Edinburgh, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy., University London, 1957.

    Career

    • Research chemist Anglo Transvaal Consolidated Investment, 1949-1954. Chief chemist Uranium Laboratory, Hartebeesfontein, 1956-1965. Mill manager Timberit Woodboard Ltd., Canelands, Natal, South Africa, 1965-1972.

      Mill manager.

    Works

    • Author: Boiler Water and Treatment, 1965.

    Religion

    Denomination: Anglican

    Membership

    Member Society Glass Technology London, South Africa Institute Assayers and Analysts, South Africa Institute Management, Institute Wood Science London, Production Management Institute South Africa, South Africa Association Certified Secretaries, Society Wood Technology London.

    Connections

    • Married Valerie Joyce Peek, August 28, 1948. Children– Robert Douglas, Andrew Herbert.
    • father: Walter Tucker
    • mother: Elsie Mary (Peacock) Tucker
    • spouse: Valerie Joyce Peek
    • children: Robert Douglas Tucker
    • Andrew Herbert Tucker
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    Born April 3, 1927
    Nationality

    Award