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Earle James Fennell

Earle James Fennell, American civil engineer, association executive. Recipient Distinguished Service award unites states department Interior, 1965.


  • Fennell, Earle James was born on December 8, 1905 in Velva, North Dakota, United States. Son of James and Oleanna (Finstad) Fennell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University North Dakota, 1933.


    • 1 daughter, Susan Earle (Mistress Richard K. Bambach). With United States Geological Survey, 1925-1967, associate chief topographic engineer, Washington, 1960-1967. Executive director American Congress on Surveying and Mapping, Washington, 1968-1971.

      Editor ACSM Bulletin, 1971-1972.


    • Contributor articles to professional publications.


    Denomination: Conglist


    Member American Society of Civil Engineers (chairman of the executive committee surveying and mapping div. 1960-1961), American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (president 1966-1967, chairman delegation to permanent committee meeting Yugoslavia 1966), Association American Geographers, American Society Photogrammetry, Explorers.


    • Married Helen Ann Holm, February 11, 1931.
    • father: James Fennell
    • mother: Oleanna (Finstad) Fennell
    • spouse: Helen Ann Holm
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    Born December 8, 1905
    Died January 22, 1972
    (aged 66)