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David Donald Meshirer

David Donald Meshirer, American electrical engineer. Recipient Outstanding Performance award Texas State Guard, 1977; Individual Recognition award State of Texas Adjunct General, 1980, 83. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945; Member Instrument Society of America.


  • Meshirer, David Donald was born on July 27, 1921 in Flushing, New York, United States. Son of William and Rose (Rickel) Meshirer.

  • Education

    • Student University Bridgeport. Graduate Radio Corporation of America Institute, 1941. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, American Red Cross School, Boonton, New Jersey, 1960.


    • Commercial sales manager Dayton Aviation Radio Equipment Corporation, Troy, Ohio, 1966-1968. Manager Avionics-Mooney Southwest Inc., Midland, Texas, 1968-1969. Manager electronics systems division General Instrument Corporation, Hicksville, Long Island, New York, 1969-1971.

      Engineering manager Aquila Aero, Inc., Midland, 1971-1980, director engineering, 1980-1983. Manager avionics Fairchild Aircraft Corporation, San Antonio, since 1983.


    • Editor: Instrumentation Newsletter, 1963-1965. Patentee microphone.


    Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member Instrument Society of America.


    • Married Joan May Hartley, March 14, 1951. Children– Donald William, Douglas Kit.
    • father: William Meshirer
    • mother: Rose (Rickel) Meshirer
    • spouse: Joan May Hartley
    • children: Donald William Meshirer
    • Douglas Kit Meshirer
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