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Valdemar Russell Monshaw

Valdemar Russell Monshaw, American aerospace company executive. Served with United States Air Force, 1945-1946. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (president Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Reliability Society 1970-1972, chairman international electrotechnical committee since 1978, Annual Reliability award 1979, Centennial medal 1984).

Background

  • Monshaw, Valdemar Russell was born on April 27, 1926 in Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Walter B. and Marion (Thear) Monshaw.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1949. Master of Science, City College of New York, 1954.

    Career

    • Senior engineer United States Army Signal Corps, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, 1949-1956, Radio Corporation of America Govt Systems, Camden, 1956-1962. Manager speciality engineer Radio Corporation of America Astro Electronics, Princeton, 1962-1977, manager reliability engineering, 1977-1980, director product assurance, 1980-1988, General Electric Government Electronic Systems division, Moorestown, since 1988.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to various publications.

    Membership

    Served with United States Air Force, 1945-1946. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (president Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Reliability Society 1970-1972, chairman international electrotechnical committee since 1978, Annual Reliability award 1979, Centennial medal 1984).

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Collins, June 10, 1956. Children: David Russell, Andrew Philip. Married Harriet Gotchel, August 15, 1981.
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    • 1949
      City College of New York
    • 1954
      City College of New York
    • 1949 - 1956
      Senior, engineer United States Army Signal Corps
      Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, United States
    • 1956 - 1962
      Senior, engineer United States Army Signal Corps
      Camden, United Kingdom
    • 1962 - 1977
      manager, speciality engineer Radio Corporation of America Astro Electronics
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States
    • 1988
      manager, speciality engineer Radio Corporation of America Astro Electronics
      Moorestown, New Jersey, United States