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Milton James Allison

Milton James Allison, American microbiologist. President Alliance for Mentally Ill, Central Iowa, 1985-1991; board directors Protection and Advocacy Iowa, Inc., Des Moines, 1986-1993. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1957. Fellow American Academy Microbiology, member American Society Microbiology, American Society for Animal Science, Society for Intestinal Microecology and Disease.

Background

  • Allison, Milton James was born on May 10, 1931 in Watertown, South Dakota, United States. Son of James Albert and G. Matilda (Amdahl) Allison.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, South Dakota State University, 1953. Master of Science, South Dakota State University, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1961.

    Career

    • Bacteriologist United States Army, Frederick, Maryland, 1955-1957. Microbiologist United States Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, 1957-1962, Ames, Iowa, since 1962. Chairman Congress on Rumen Function, Chicago, 1985-1989, editorial board member Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 1969-1980.

    Membership

    President Alliance for Mentally Ill, Central Iowa, 1985-1991. Board directors Protection and Advocacy Iowa, Inc., Des Moines, 1986-1993. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1957.

    Fellow American Academy Microbiology, member American Society Microbiology, American Society for Animal Science, Society for Intestinal Microecology and Disease.

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie E. Peterson, December 27, 1953. Children: Linda Rejvani, Bradley W., Brenda Torgerson.
    • father: James Albert Allison
    • mother: G. Matilda (Amdahl) Allison
    • spouse: Marjorie E. Peterson
    • children: Linda Rejvani Allison
    • Bradley W. Allison
    • Brenda Torgerson Allison
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    Nationality
    • 1953
      South Dakota State University
    • 1954
      South Dakota State University
    • 1961
      University Maryland
    • 1955 - 1957
      Bacteriologist United States Army
      Frederick, Maryland, United States
    • 1957 - 1962
      microbiologist, United States Department of Agriculture
      Beltsville, Maryland, United States