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Harold Torgersen

Harold Torgersen, American engineer, university dean. Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946.

Background

  • Torgersen, Harold was born on January 2, 1910 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Anton and Marie (Evensen) Torgersen.

  • Education

    • Student of University Wis.

    Career

    • General Electric Company, 1929-1930. Dean evening div. engring. Dean engring; dean engring.

    Membership

    Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946. Fellow American Institute of Elctrical Engineering. Member American Society Engineering Education, Institute Radio Engineers, Connecticut Society Civil Engineers, Harvard Engineering Society, S.I. History Society, Perstare et Praestare, Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu, Pi Tau Sigma.

    Clubs: Harvard (New York City).

    Connections

    • father: Anton Torgersen
    • mother: Marie (Evensen) Torgersen
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    Born January 2, 1910
    Died November 5, 1961
    (aged 51)
    Nationality
    • 1929 - 1930
      General Electric Company

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