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Cyril Tasker

Cyril Tasker, British engineer. Served as Lieutenant special brigade, Corps of Royal Engineers, 1917-1919.; Fellow Institute of Fuel, London; member Institute of Heating and Ventilating Engineers, London, England., American Society Heating and Ventilating Engineers (member commission on research, 1936-1943; member of council, 1941-1943, president Ontario chapter, 1941).

Background

  • Tasker, Cyril was born on January 8, 1899 in Manchester, England. Son of Percy William and Annie E. (Flint) Tasker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science Technology, University of Manchester, College of Technology (Foundation scholar), 1921, Master of Science Technology, 1923.

    Career

    • Came to the United States, October 1943. With department of scientific and industrial research, Fuel Research Board, London, England., 1924-1930. Office in charge N. Staffordshire Coal Survey, 1926-1930.

      Senior research fellow Ontario Research Foundation, Toronto, Canada, 1930-1943. Director of research American Society of Heating and Ventilating Engineers, Cleveland, O., since 1943.

    Works

    • Contributor many articles on American practice, developments and research in field of heating and ventilating.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant special brigade, Corps of Royal Engineers, 1917-1919. Fellow Institute of Fuel, London. Member Institute of Heating and Ventilating Engineers, London, England., American Society Heating and Ventilating Engineers (member commission on research, 1936-1943.

    Member of council, 1941-1943, president Ontario chapter, 1941).

    Connections

    • Married Ada Ruth Brooks, June 19, 1929.
    • father: Percy William Tasker
    • mother: Annie E. (Flint) Tasker
    • spouse: Ada Ruth Brooks
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    Born January 8, 1899
    Died March 27, 1953
    (aged 54)
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