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Cyril Tasker

engineer

Cyril Tasker, British engineer. Served as Lieutenant special brigade, Corps of Royal Engineers, 1917-1919.; Fellow Institute of Fuel, London; member Institute of Heating and Ventilating Engineers, London, England., American Society Heating and Ventilating Engineers (member commission on research, 1936-1943; member of council, 1941-1943, president Ontario chapter, 1941).

Background

Tasker, Cyril was born on January 8, 1899 in Manchester, England. Son of Percy William and Annie E. (Flint) Tasker.

Education

Bachelor of Science Technology, University of Manchester, College of Technology (Foundation scholar), 1921, Master of Science Technology, 1923.

Career

Came to the United States, October 1943. With department of scientific and industrial research, Fuel Research Board, London, England., 1924-1930. Office in charge N. Staffordshire Coal Survey, 1926-1930.

Senior research fellow Ontario Research Foundation, Toronto, Canada, 1930-1943. Director of research American Society of Heating and Ventilating Engineers, Cleveland, O., since 1943.

Works

  • Contributor many articles on American practice, developments and research in field of heating and ventilating.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant special brigade, Corps of Royal Engineers, 1917-1919. Fellow Institute of Fuel, London. Member Institute of Heating and Ventilating Engineers, London, England., American Society Heating and Ventilating Engineers (member commission on research, 1936-1943.

Member of council, 1941-1943, president Ontario chapter, 1941).

Connections

Married Ada Ruth Brooks, June 19, 1929.

father:
Percy William Tasker

mother:
Annie E. (Flint) Tasker

spouse:
Ada Ruth Brooks