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Walter Wyvill Wood

mechanical engineer

Walter Wyvill Wood, American mechanical engineer. award City of Louisville, 1977. Served with Army of the United States, 1950-1952; Club: River Road Country (Louisville).

Background

Wood, Walter Wyvill was born on February 5, 1928 in Louisville. Son of George Twyman and Louise Fairfax (Robertson) Wood.

Education

Biomedical Engineering, University Louisville, 1954, Master of Engineering, 1972.

Career

Product development engineer Gamble Brothers Inc., Louisville, 1954-1956. Sales engineer Air Reduction Sales Company, Louisville, 1956-1961. With Naval Ordnance Station, Louisville, since 1962, director engineering department, 1973-1974, director gun systems engineering center, 1974-1978, director gun systems engineering department, since 1978.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1950-1952. Club: River Road Country (Louisville).

Connections

Married Caroline Shelburne Crone, December 29, 1956 (divorced). Children– Victoria Armistead, Walter Wyville.

father:
George Twyman Wood

mother:
Louise Fairfax (Robertson) Wood

spouse:
Caroline Shelburne Crone

children:
Victoria Armistead Wood

Walter Wyville Wood