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army officer , utility executive

John Robert Jannarone, American utility executive, former army officer. Decorated Legion of Merit, Bronze Star medal, Distinguished Service medal. Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers; member American Society Engineering Education, Regional Plan Association (director), Society of America Military Engineers.

Background

Jannarone, John Robert was born on July 3, 1914 in Newark. Son of Charles and Concetta (Caruso) Jannarone.

Education

Student, Montclair State College, 1934. Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1938. Master of Science, California Institute of Technology, 1951.

C.E., Columbia University, 1962.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant C.E. United States Army, 1938, advanced through grades to brigadier general, 1965. Commanding officer 293d Engineer Combat Battalion, 1943. Assistant engineer 8th Army, 1944-1945.

Special assistant to commanding general Manhattan Project, 1945-1947. Deputy district engineer Los Angeles, 1951-1952. Director C.E. Arkansas-White-Red River Basins Planning Office, 1952-1955, Army War College, 1955-1956.

Chief program review and analysis section Office Chief of Staff, 1956-1957. Assistant professor physics United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, 1947-1950, professor, 1957-1965, dean academy board, 1965-1973. Vice president Consolidated Edison Company, New York City, 1973-1979.

Membership

Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers. Member American Society Engineering Education, Regional Plan Association (director), Society of America Military Engineers.

Connections

Married Anna May Miller, November 22, 1941. Children: Jack Miller, Robert Neil, Richard Thomas, Dorothy Ann, Nancy May.

father:
Charles Jannarone

mother:
Concetta (Caruso) Jannarone

spouse:
Anna May Miller

child:
Dorothy Ann Jannarone

child:
Robert Neil Jannarone

child:
Richard Thomas Jannarone

child:
Nancy May Jannarone

child:
Jack Miller Jannarone