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chemical engineer

Hugh William Field, American chemical engineer. Member American Petroleum Institute, American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, American Society for Testing Materials, Institute Petroleum, Alpha Chi Sigma, Tau Beta Pi.

Background

Field, Hugh William was born on August 21, 1906 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Frederick Hugh and Sadie (Ehrich) Field.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1928. Doctor of Science, (honorary), Drexel Institute of Technology, 1952.

Career

Junior engineer Atlantic Refining Company, Philadelphia, 1928-1930, assistant engineer, 1930-1935, senior engineer, 1935-1938, supervising engineer, 1938-1940, assistant manager research and development department, 1940-1947, general manager department since 1947, director since 1946. Vice president since 1949. Petroleum consultant, Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, since 1959.

Membership

Member American Petroleum Institute, American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, American Society for Testing Materials, Institute Petroleum, Alpha Chi Sigma, Tau Beta Pi. Clubs: Union League of Philadelphia, Exchange.

Connections

Married Mildred Mosser, August 2, 1930. Children: Frederick Hugh, Patricia.

father:
Frederick Hugh Field

mother:
Sadie (Ehrich) Field

spouse:
Mildred Mosser

children:
Frederick Hugh Field

Patricia Field