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Harold Torgersen

engineer , university dean.

Harold Torgersen, American engineer, university dean. Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946.

Background

Torgersen, Harold was born on January 2, 1910 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Anton and Marie (Evensen) Torgersen.

Education

Student of University Wis.

Career

General Electric Company, 1929-1930. Dean evening div. engring. Dean engring; dean engring.

Membership

Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946. Fellow American Institute of Elctrical Engineering. Member American Society Engineering Education, Institute Radio Engineers, Connecticut Society Civil Engineers, Harvard Engineering Society, S.I. History Society, Perstare et Praestare, Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu, Pi Tau Sigma.

Clubs: Harvard (New York City).

Connections

father:
Anton Torgersen

mother:
Marie (Evensen) Torgersen