Biographical entry Holmes, Kenneth Edwin (1914 - 1994)
near Birmingham, England
- 12 November 1994
- Food scientist and Chemist
Kenneth Holmes was Chief Chemist of Cadbury's laboratory at Claremont, Tasmania 1953-1979.
Born near Birmingham, England, 1914. Died 12 November 1994. Educated University of London (BSC 1934). British Government Customs and Excise Laboratories 1934-36, Royal Artillery from 1936, active service in World War II, Army of Occupation in Europe, laboratory, Cadbury's, Bourneville, Warwick, England ca 1947-53, chief Chemist, Cadbury's, Claremont, Tasmania 1953-79. Chairman, Food Technology Association of Australia, President, Tasmanian branch, Royal Australian Chemical Institute 1957-59.
Created: 4 September 1997, Last modified: 15 December 2008