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Biographical entry Foster, Laurence Dallington (1892 - 1963)

Born
21 April 1892
New Zealand
Died
12 August 1963
Occupation
Chemist

Summary

Laurence Dallington Foster joined Mauri Bros. and Thomson in Sydney in 1927, as Chief Chemist and Works Manager of Compressed Yeast Co. He later became Manager of the company and also of Champion Vinegar Co., until his retirement some years before his death.

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1916 - 1919
Career position - Member of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, New Zealand Department of Agriculture
1919 - 1927
Career position - Soil surveys and researched "bush sickness" and the baking qualities of New Zealand wheats in New Zealand
1924
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at Victoria University
1927 -
Career position - Chemist then Manager at Mauri Bros. and Thomson, Sydney

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