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William Edwin Leavitt

William Edwin Leavitt, American satellite communication engineer. Recipient Research Publication award Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1970, 71, 72, Superior Civilian Service award United States Navy Department, 1977. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Leavitt, William Edwin was born on September 21, 1921 in Crete, Nebraska, United States. Son of George Arthur and Sarah Jane (Taylor) Leavitt.

  • Education

    • Student Doane College, 1940-1943. Graduate University Maryland Registered professional engineer, D.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Sigma Xi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Amateur radio.

    Connections

    • Married Helen Virginia Fraser, May 17, 1958. Children– Alexandra Louise, William Fraser.
    • father: George Arthur Leavitt
    • mother: Sarah Jane (Taylor) Leavitt
    • spouse: Helen Virginia Fraser
    • children: Alexandra Louise Leavitt
    • William Fraser Leavitt
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