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Charles Joseph Code

civil engineer , consultant.

Charles Joseph Code, American civil engineer, consultant. Recipient Distinguished Pistol Shot award Department of Army, 1953.


Code, Charles Joseph was born on March 9, 1900 in La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States. Son of James Grant and Frances Shepherd (Cleaver) Code.


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Carnegie Institute Technology, 1921, C.E., 1925.


With Monongahela Southern Railway Company, 1918. With Pennsylvania R.R., 1920-1965, assistant chief engineer tests maintenance of way, 1953-1958, assistant chief engineer staff, 1958-1965, assistant chief engineer, 1965, retired. 1965; private consulting practice, since 1965.


Member American Railway Engineering Association, since 1942, honorary. Member, since 1965, director, 1956-1959, v.p, 1960-1962, pres, 1962-1963, chairman joint committee relation between track and equipment with Association American Railroads, 1953-1965. District commander Blair Bedford council Boy Scouts American, 1949-1950, district commander Chester County Council, 1954-1956, district committee.

Member, since 1956.; Served to Second lieutenant, infantry, United States Army, 1918. Member National Rifle Association (director) 1948-1953), American Society Testing Materials, Society Experimental Stress Analysis, Tau Beta Pi.


Married Anne Fairfax Porter, November 1, 1930. Children: Charles Joseph, Anne Fairfax (Mistress.

James Grant Code

Frances Shepherd (Cleaver) Code

Anne Fairfax Porter

Charles Joseph Code

Anne Fairfax (Mrs Code