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Siemon William Muller

Siemon William Muller, Russian educator. Awarded Silver medal by Commercial College; citation for meritorious service with Armed Forces in Arctic; Freedom medal. Fellow Geological Society of America (council 1948-1951); member of Paleontological Society (president 1963-1964), Geological Society London, California Academy Sciences, American Association Petroleum Geologists, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Muller, Siemon William was born on May 9, 1900 in Blagoveshchensk, Russia. Son of Wilhelm Peter and Evdokiia (D’iachkova) Muller.

  • Education

    • Candidate of commerce, Commercial College, 1917. Bachelor of Arts, University Oregon, 1927. Master of Arts, Stanford, 1929, Doctor of Philosophy., 1930.

    Career

    • 1 son, Eric Siemon. Instructor Stanford, 1927-1930, assistant professor, 1930-1936, associate professor, 1936-1941, professor geology, 1941-1970. Geologist United States Geological Survey, 1931-1970. Member Military Geology Unit, 1942-1943.

      Consultant United States Army Air Force construction permafrost areas, Alaska, 1943-1945.

    Membership

    Fellow Geological Society of America (council 1948-1951). Member of Paleontological Society (president 1963-1964), Geological Society London, California Academy Sciences, American Association Petroleum Geologists, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Vera Alexander Vilamovsky, June 23, 1928.
    • father: Wilhelm Peter Muller
    • mother: Evdokiia (D’iachkova) Muller
    • spouse: Vera Alexander Vilamovsky
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    Born March 9, 1900
    Died September 9, 1970
    (aged 70)
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