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naval officer.

Penn Leary Carroll, American naval officer. Awarded Legion of Merit, Bronze star, Chinese Order of Merit. Member American Society of Engineering Education, Institute Elec. Engineers, Society Naval Engineers.

Background

Carroll, Penn Leary was born on February 17, 1886 in oinden, Louisiana, United States. Son of George Stephens and Lavilla (Tompkins) Carroll.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1909. Master of Science, Columbia, 1916. M.S.E.E., Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1917.

Master of Science, Harvard, 1917.

Career

Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1911, advanced through the grades to commodore, United States Navy, 1945. Participated in World War I and II. Retired from active duty, November 30, 1947.

Department of State visiting professor Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey, Monterrey N.L., Mexico, 1949-1951, professor and assistant to president since 1951.

Membership

Member American Society of Engineering Education, Institute Elec. Engineers, Society Naval Engineers. Clubs: Army and Navy, Army-Navy Country (Washington).

Connections

Married Mary Belle Hobson, November 4, 1912. Children: Eleanor Hobson, George Peyton, Katharine C. Wallace.

father:
George Stephens Carroll

mother:
Lavilla (Tompkins) Carroll

spouse:
Mary Belle Hobson

children:
Eleanor Hobson Carroll

George Peyton Carroll

Katharine C. Wallace Carroll