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Biographical entry Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer (1889 - 1972)

Born
23 April 1889
Woodside, South Australia, Australia
Died
1972
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Occupation
Magnetic observer

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1911 - 1913
Career position - Australian Antarctic Expedition
1914
Career position - Magnetic Observer at the Carnegie Institution Washington, USA
1915
Education - Bachelor of Engineering (BE) completed at the University of Adelaide
1916 - 1918
Career position - Australian Tunnelling Corps, Australian Imperial Force
1921 - 1924
Career position - Chief Assistant at the Adelaide Observatory
1924 - 1927
Career position - Assistant at Mount Stromlo Observatory in the Australian Capital Territory
1928 -
Career position - Mining Engineer in Western Australia
1930 - 1931
Career event - Magnetician on British, Australian, New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE)

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Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales

  • Edmund Besley Court Kennedy - Records, 1848, A2893 and D330; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

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