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curator

Roger Edward Buttermore, Australian curator. Gallaugher Bequest Churchill fellow The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Europe, 1998. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1966-1970, Vietnam. Member Royal Society Tasmania (honorary secretary 1995-1996).

Background

Buttermore, Roger Edward was born on November 9, 1946 in Kingman, Arizona, United States. Arrived in Australia, 1974. Son of Robert Lynn and Harriette McCollough (Tuttle) Buttermore.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University California, Davis, 1973. Master of Science, Auburn University, 1974.

Career

Pond manager Aquaculture International, Adelaide, Australia, 1974-1975. Consultant Tasmanian Department of the Environmental, Hobart, Australia, 1975-1979. Technical officer University New England, Armidale, Australia, 1980-1981, University Tasmania, Launceston, Australia, 1983-1984.

Technical officer, attendant Tasmanian Museum & Herbarium, Hobart, 1986-1992. Curator invertebrate zoology Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Sergeant United States Air Force, 1966-1970, Vietnam. Member Royal Society Tasmania (honorary secretary 1995-1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, genealogy, swimming.

Connections

Married Angela Margaret Devine, November 6, 1976. Children: Kirk McCollough, Erin Devine, Sian McClary, Lucy Willicombe.