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Alexander Chapman Husband

consultant engineer.

Alexander Chapman Husband, American consultant engineer. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star medal with Combat V. Registered profile engineer, Rhode Island, New York, Connecticut.


Husband, Alexander Chapman was born on March 27, 1914 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of James A. and Ann (Anderson) Husband.


B.N.S., United States Naval Academy, 1935. Master of Civil Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1940. Graduate Advanced Management Program, Harvard Business School, 1961.

Doctor of Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1967.


Commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1935, advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1963-1978, staff civil engineer Commander Amphibious Force, Pacific Fleet, 1946-1947, officer charge construction Aleutians, 1950, commanding officer construction battalion center, Davisville, Rhode Island, 1955, district public works officer First Naval District, 1958. Director European-Mid East div. Bureau Yards and Docks, 1962-1964.

Deputy chief civil engrs. Navy Department, 1964-1965, commander Naval Facilities Engineering Command and chief Civil Engineers, 1965-1969. Vice president construction Consolidated Edison Company.

New York City, 1969-1971. Construction engineering, 1971-1978.


Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers. Member Society American Military Engineers (past national president), National Society Professional Engineers, American Institute Cons. Engineers, American Arbitration Association, Sigma Xi, Newcomen Society.

Club: Essex, New York Yacht.


Married Mary Hodges Bacon, July 26, 1941.

James A. Husband

Ann (Anderson) Husband

Mary Hodges Bacon