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Roger Edward Buttermore

Roger Edward Buttermore, Australian curator. Gallaugher Bequest Churchill fellow The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Europe, 1998. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1966-1970, Vietnam. Member Royal Society Tasmania (honorary secretary 1995-1996).

Background

  • Buttermore, Roger Edward was born on November 9, 1946 in Kingman, Arizona, United States. Arrived in Australia, 1974. Son of Robert Lynn and Harriette McCollough (Tuttle) Buttermore.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University California, Davis, 1973. Master of Science, Auburn University, 1974.

    Career

    • Pond manager Aquaculture International, Adelaide, Australia, 1974-1975. Consultant Tasmanian Department of the Environmental, Hobart, Australia, 1975-1979. Technical officer University New England, Armidale, Australia, 1980-1981, University Tasmania, Launceston, Australia, 1983-1984.

      Technical officer, attendant Tasmanian Museum & Herbarium, Hobart, 1986-1992. Curator invertebrate zoology Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, since 1992.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Sergeant United States Air Force, 1966-1970, Vietnam. Member Royal Society Tasmania (honorary secretary 1995-1996).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, genealogy, swimming.

    Connections

    • Married Angela Margaret Devine, November 6, 1976. Children: Kirk McCollough, Erin Devine, Sian McClary, Lucy Willicombe.
    • father: Robert Lynn Buttermore
    • mother: Harriette McCollough (Tuttle) Buttermore
    • spouse: Angela Margaret Devine
    • children: Kirk McCollough Buttermore
    • Erin Devine Buttermore
    • Sian McClary Buttermore
    • Lucy Willicombe Buttermore
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    Born November 9, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      University California
    • 1974
      Auburn University
    • 1974 - 1975
      Pond manager, Aquaculture International
      Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    • 1975 - 1979
      consultant, Tasmanian Department of the Environmental
      Hobart, Indiana, United States
    • 1980 - 1981
      technical officer, University New England
      Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
    • 1983 - 1984
      technical officer, University New England
      Launceston, Cornwall, United Kingdom
    • 1986 - 1992
      technical officer
      Hobart, Indiana, United States
    • 1992
      curator invertebrate zoology Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery