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Charles Alfred Powel

engineer.

Charles Alfred Powel, French engineer. Served as chief, machinery and optics branch of military government, Berlin, 1945-1946. Power consultant, Stillman Industrial Survey Mission to China. ECA, 1948. President American Institute Elec, Engineers, 1944-1945.

Background

Powel, Charles Alfred was born in 1884 in Rouen, France. Son of Henry C. and Margaret (French) Powel.

Education

Educated in electrical engineering, London, England., and Bern, Switzerland.

Career

Entered electrical engineering career, 1905. Assistant, vice president in charge of engineering Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, since 1940.

Works

  • Author of numerous papers and articles.

Membership

Served as chief, machinery and optics branch of military government, Berlin, 1945-1946. Power consultant, Stillman Industrial Survey Mission to China. ECA, 1948. President American Institute Elec, Engineers, 1944-1945.

Connections

Married Blanche Brownrigg, 1918 (deceased).

father:
Henry C. Powel

mother:
Margaret (French) Powel

spouse:
Blanche Brownrigg