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Biographical entry Downing, Harold Leslie (1913 - 2004)

Born
10 January 1913
Cottesloe, Western Australia, Australia
Died
7 October 2004
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Electrical engineer and Teacher

Summary

Harold Downing entered professional life as a science teacher. Within two years of graduating he moved to AWA Ltd. (Amalgamated Wireless Australasia) to take up a post as an engineer. Downing remained at AWA Ltd. Until he retired in 1978 after almost forty-two years of service.

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1934
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Western Australia
1935 - 1936
Career position - Science Teacher in Perth
1936
Career position - Lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Western Australia
1936 - 1974
Career position - Engineer at AWA Ltd. (Amalgamated Wireless Australasia)
1975 - 1978
Career position - Manager of the Engineering Products Division of AWA Ltd.

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