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Biographical entry Baldwin, D. E. (1894 - )

Born
16 February 1894
Laidley, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Engineer

Summary

D. E. Baldwin was Chief Engineer of C.O.R. Ltd. (later B.P. Australia) from 1932. In the late 1920s he developed all-welded steel storage tanks for petroleum.

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Born Laidley, Queensland, 16 February 1894. Educated University of Queensland (BE). Australian Imperial Force 1915-18 (Gallipoli, France, Belgium), 1942-43 (New Guinea); Engineer, Commonwealth Oil Refineries Ltd 1921-24; Engineer and Manager, Gardner Constructions Pty Ltd 1924-32; Chief Engineer, Commonwealth Oil Refineries (later BP Ltd) from 1932. Chairman, Melbourne Division, Institution of Engineers Australia 1940.

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Rosanne Walker