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satellite communication engineer

William Edwin Leavitt, American satellite communication engineer. Recipient Research Publication award Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1970, 71, 72, Superior Civilian Service award United States Navy Department, 1977. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Background

Leavitt, William Edwin was born on September 21, 1921 in Crete, Nebraska, United States. Son of George Arthur and Sarah Jane (Taylor) Leavitt.

Education

Student Doane College, 1940-1943. Graduate University Maryland Registered professional engineer, D.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Amateur radio.

Connections

Married Helen Virginia Fraser, May 17, 1958. Children– Alexandra Louise, William Fraser.

father:
George Arthur Leavitt

mother:
Sarah Jane (Taylor) Leavitt

spouse:
Helen Virginia Fraser

children:
Alexandra Louise Leavitt

William Fraser Leavitt