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John Henry Jenkins

John Henry Jenkins was a government official.

Background

  • John Jenkins was born on September 25, 1898. He was the son of Henry Martyn and Anna Jenkins.

  • Career

    • Served with the Canadian Army in 1939. Then served as director military operations and planning, National Defence Hdqrs., Ottawa from 1942 to 1946.

      He was also connected with activities of Can.-U.S. Joint Defence Board.

    Religion

    Denomination: African Gospel

    Membership

    • American Society for Testing and Materials

    • Forest Products Research Society (chairman E. Can. section)

    • Canadian Standards Association (vice president)

    • Canadian Institute Forestry

    • Professional Institute Civil Service

    • Military Engineers Association Can.

    Connections

    • father: Henry
    • mother: Anna
    • Wife: Rose Ettie Barber
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    Born September 25, 1898
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    • 1924 - 1939
      Chief timber products division Forest Products Laboratories of Canada
      Vancouver, Washington, United States
    • 1946 - 1950
      assistant, superintendent Ottawa
    • 1950 - 1960
      Chief timber products division Forest Products Laboratories of Canada
    • 1960 - 1965
      director, forest products research Canada Department Forestry
    • 1965 - 1992
      director, forest products research Canada Department Forestry

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