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educator , land management consultant

Folke Gerhard Larsson, Swedish land management consultant, educator. Member International Federation Land Surveyors (Swedish representative 1953-1978), Royal Academy Agriculture and Forestry (board directors 1964-1967).

Background

Larsson, Folke Gerhard was born on January 12, 1920 in Älmhult, Sweden. Son of Johan and Rut Agda (Görgenson) Larsson.

Education

Surveyor degree, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1942. Doctor of Technology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1947.

Career

Land surveyor National Survey Sweden, Stockholm, 1942-1949. Division director Board of Agriculture, 1949-1956. Assistant professor land management Royal Institute of Technology, 1949-1956, professor land management, 1956-1986, dean faculty civil engineering, architecture, surveying, 1972-1977.

Consultant advisor to Sri Lanka government, 1969-1970.

Membership

Member International Federation Land Surveyors (Swedish representative 1953-1978), Royal Academy Agriculture and Forestry (board directors 1964-1967).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    History, reading, walking.

Connections

Married Margareta Stenring, October 7, 1947. Children: Folke, Ann-Christine, Gunilla.

father:
Johan Larsson

mother:
Rut Agda (Görgenson) Larsson

spouse:
Margareta Stenring

children:
Gunilla Larsson

Ann-Christine Larsson

Folke Larsson