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Charles Joseph Code

Charles Joseph Code, American civil engineer, consultant. Recipient Distinguished Pistol Shot award Department of Army, 1953.


  • Code, Charles Joseph was born on March 9, 1900 in La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States. Son of James Grant and Frances Shepherd (Cleaver) Code.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Carnegie Institute Technology, 1921, C.E., 1925.


    • With Monongahela Southern Railway Company, 1918. With Pennsylvania R.R., 1920-1965, assistant chief engineer tests maintenance of way, 1953-1958, assistant chief engineer staff, 1958-1965, assistant chief engineer, 1965, retired. 1965; private consulting practice, since 1965.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Member American Railway Engineering Association, since 1942, honorary. Member, since 1965, director, 1956-1959, v.p, 1960-1962, pres, 1962-1963, chairman joint committee relation between track and equipment with Association American Railroads, 1953-1965. District commander Blair Bedford council Boy Scouts American, 1949-1950, district commander Chester County Council, 1954-1956, district committee.

    Member, since 1956.; Served to Second lieutenant, infantry, United States Army, 1918. Member National Rifle Association (director) 1948-1953), American Society Testing Materials, Society Experimental Stress Analysis, Tau Beta Pi.


    • Married Anne Fairfax Porter, November 1, 1930. Children: Charles Joseph, Anne Fairfax (Mistress.
    • father: James Grant Code
    • mother: Frances Shepherd (Cleaver) Code
    • spouse: Anne Fairfax Porter
    • children: Charles Joseph Code
    • Anne Fairfax (Mrs Code
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    Died December 20, 1966
    (aged 66)