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Biographical entry Dwyer, Walter Anthony (1902 - 1981)

ISO, FRMS

Born
14 November 1902
Died
16 May 1981
Occupation
Meteorologist

Summary

Walter Anthony Dwyer worked for the Bureau of Meteorology for 41 years, mainly in areas allied to aviation, retiring in December 1967 as Superintending Meteorologist, Forecasting and Information Branch. He was educated at Perth Technical College, was appointed a Companion of the Imperial Service Order (ISO) for outstanding services to meteorology and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society (FMS).

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1920 - c. 1925
Career position - Joined the Western Australia Civil Service, Taxation Department
1926 - c. 1933
Career position - Joined the Bureau of Meteorology in Melbourne
1934 - 1937
Career position - Worked in the Darwin Bureau
1941 - 1946
Career position - Royal Australian Air Force Meteorological Service
1964 - 1967
Career position - President of the World Meteorological Organization Commission for Aeronautical Meteorology

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See also

Helen Morgan