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consultant , Air force officer , Civil engineer

Guy Pollard York, American air force officer, civil engineer, consultant. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Society of America Military Engineers (past post president, director), American Society for Testing and Materials, Tollahoma C. of Chamber (board directors), Sigma Xi, Chi Epsilon.

Background

York, Guy Pollard was born on November 29, 1935 in Asheboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of Guy Aytch and Evelyn Margaret (Pollard) New York.

Education

Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1958, Master of Science in Civil Engineering, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy. in Civil Engineering, University Texas, 1970.

Career

Registered professional engineer, Alabama Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1958, advanced through grades to colonel, 1979. Assistant base engineer Hahn Air Base, Germany, Brookley Air Force Base, Alabama, 1959-1965. Civil engineer programs Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, 1965-1966.

Project engineer construction of Tuy Hoa Air Base, Vietnam, 1966-1967. Chief pavements research Air Force Weapons Laboratory, New Mexico, 1970-1973. Senior civil engineering adviser to Republic of Korea, 1973-1975.

Director civil engineering research Civil Engineering Center, Panama City, Florida, 1975-1979. Program manager for construction Aeropropulsion Systems Test Facility, Arnold Air Force Station, Tennessee, since 1979. Instructor soil mechanics Gulf Coast College, Florida.

Consultant, diplomat. Elected lay delegate Tennessee Conference Methodist Church. Administrative board First Methodist Church, Tullahoma, Tennessee Decorated Bronze Star.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author technical publications on creep in concrete, runway hydroplaning, continuously reinfored concrete pavements, bomb damage repair of runways.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Society of America Military Engineers (past post president, director), American Society for Testing and Materials, Tollahoma C. of Chamber (board directors), Sigma Xi, Chi Epsilon.

Connections

Married Virginia Ruth Sumerford, June, 1960. Children– George Woltz Pollard, Marjorie Timmerman.

father:
Guy Aytch York

mother:
Evelyn Margaret (Pollard) York

spouse:
Virginia Ruth Sumerford

children:
George Woltz Pollard York

Marjorie Timmerman York