Bachelor of Arts, Northeastern U., 1949; postgraduate, Boston University, 1950-1951; postgraduate, National War College, 1972-1973; Master of Science, George Washington University, 1973.
Optical designer, optical engineer, fire control systems engineering, Frankford Arsenal, 1951-1965; chief Combat Vehicle & General Instruments Fire Control Laboratory, Frankford Arsenal, 1965-1968; science advisor, United States Army Combat Devels. Experimentation Command, Fort Ord, 1968-1973; science advisor, United States Army Operational Test and Evaluation Agency, 1973-1980; deputy under secretary for operations research, Department Army, Department Defense, Washington, since 1980.
Served with United States Army, 1945-1946.
Married Dorcas Ann Meanear, August 21, 1949 (deceased). Children: Nancy Ann, Jeffrey Lee, David Michael, Susan Jane.