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Francis Fielding Longley

Francis Fielding Longley, American civil engineer. Awarded Distinguished Service medal, United States, Honorary Commander of the Order of the British Empire, Etoile Noire, France. Member American Society Civil Engineers, Engineering Institute of Canada, American Water Works Association, New England Water Works Association, Delta Upsilon.

Background

  • Longley, Francis Fielding was born on October 23, 1879 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Wm. Hey and Isabelle (Smoot) Longley.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, United States, Military Academy, West Point, 1902. Student Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1903-1904.

    Career

    • With Hazen & Whipple, consultant engrs., 1904-1917. With United States Army post war educational program at British universities, director div. of sanitary engineering, League of Red Cross Socs., Geneva, Switzerland, aiding health problems eastern and central Europe, 1919-1921. Director div. sanitary engineering, Federal Department of Health, Australia, in conjunction with International Health Board of Rockefeller Foundation, 1921-1924.

      Vice president, chief engineer and director, Lock Joint Pipe Company, Ampere, New Jersey, from 1924. Major, lieutenant colonel, colonel, Engineers, United States Army, American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1918.

    Works

    • Contributor articles technical societies and press.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Member American Society Civil Engineers, Engineering Institute of Canada, American Water Works Association, New England Water Works Association, Delta Upsilon. Clubs: Maplewood (New Jersey).

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Loud, September 25, 1907. Children: John Fielding, William Loud.
    • father: Wm. Hey Longley
    • mother: Isabelle (Smoot) Longley
    • spouse: Dorothy Loud
    • children: John Fielding Longley
    • William Loud Longley
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