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Caryl Davis Haskins

Caryl Davis Haskins, American electrical engineer.

Background

  • Haskins, Caryl Davis was born on May 22, 1867 in Waltham, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John F. (mechanic engineer) and Helen P. (Davis) H.

  • Education

    • Educated in the United States and England, including special work in London U. Electrical Engineer, University of Vermont.

    Career

    • Elec. engineer with Ferranti, 1888, General Electric Company, 1889, now manager lighting department, General Electric Company Inventor autodirigible torpedo, 1896. Volunteered for Spanish War and placed 2d in charge of submarine mining operations in Boston District, commanding volunteer electric corps, Boston battalion, 1898. Home: Schenectady, New York Deceased.

    Connections

    • Married Frances J. Parker, November 1894.
    • father: John F. Haskins
    • spouse: Frances J. Parker
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