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Herbert Francis Marco

Herbert Francis Marco, American state official. Decorated Purple Heart, Air medal with cluster. member Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, 1935; member Connecticut Geodetic Survey, 1938-1942; Served major Army of the United States, World World War World War II; Member of the American Society of Engineering Education (nat. chairman mechanics div.,; Mason, Rotarian.

Background

  • Marco, Herbert Francis was born on March 27, 1907 in Auburn, New York, United States. Son of Dominick A. and Rose Mary (Giannino) Marco.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Cornell Univercity, 1929. Master of Science, Syracuse University, 1932. Doctor of Philosophy.

      (Charles Boughton research fellow) Yale, 1935.

    Career

    • Engineer in charge railroad construction Cady Corporation, 1929. Member Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, 1935. Member Connecticut Geodetic Survey, 1938-1942.

      Director project for computation military grid coordinates for United States, Greenland, Iceland, 1941-1942. President faculty, member team for organization Air Force Institute Technology, 1946-1956. Participant Gatlinburg Conference Atomic Energy, 1956.

      Dean engineering, director research and engineering Experiment Station, South Dakot State College, 1956-1958. Technical specialist Aerojet-General Corporation, 1958-1965. President Guilford Technical Institute, Jamestown, North Carolina, 1965-1968.

      With Division of State Planning and Community Affairs, Richmond, Virginia, 1968-1969. Division manager, consultant to Chairman of the Board Dayco Corporation also consultant to industry at large. Director Rosemont Home Association.

    Membership

    Member Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, 1935. Member Connecticut Geodetic Survey, 1938-1942. Served major Army of the United States, World World War World War II.

    Member of the American Society of Engineering Education (nat. chairman mechanics div. Mason, Rotarian.

    Connections

    • Married Jane Christine Dry, October 26, 1946. Children: Teig, Lynn, Gaird.
    • father: Dominick A. Marco
    • mother: Rose Mary (Giannino) Marco
    • spouse: Jane Christine Dry
    • children: Teig Marco
    • Lynn Marco
    • Gaird Marco
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    Born March 27, 1907
    Died October 28, 1969
    (aged 62)
    Nationality

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