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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.

Background

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

Education

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

Career

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.

Membership

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.

Connections

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

father:
James Grant Code

mother:
Frances Shepherd (Cleaver) Code

spouse:
Anne Fairfax Porter

children:
Charles Joseph Code

Anne Fairfax (Mrs Code