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Robert Evans Greer

aerospace company executive.

Robert Evans Greer, American aerospace company executive. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit; recipient Distinguished Public Service medal National Aeronautics and Space Administration, also Public Service award; National Service award Air Force Association. member of advisory group Chapman Seven Seas College; Member American Astronautical Society.

Background

Greer, Robert Evans was born on August 7, 1915 in Orange, California, United States. Son of Jack and Agnes (Burbank) Greer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1939. Postgraduate Columbia, 1946-1947.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1939, advanced through grades to major general United States Air Force, 1962. Successively pilot trainee, flying instructor, pilot, 1939-1949. Assigned The Pentagon, 1949-1952.

With 3d Air Force, Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe, 1954-1957, Missiles and Air Force Space Program, 1959-1965. Retired, 1965; with Rockwell International Corporation, 1965-1976, executive vice president Los Angeles div., 1970-1972, president B-1 Division, 1972-1976. Trustee Long Beach Community Hospital.

Member of advisory group Chapman Seven Seas College.

Membership

Member of advisory group Chapman Seven Seas College. Member American Astronautical Society.

Connections

Married Geraldine Roberts, December 15, 1939. Children: Virginia (Mistress.

father:
Jack Greer

mother:
Agnes (Burbank) Greer

spouse:
Geraldine Roberts

child:
Virginia (Mrs Greer