Harry Taylor (Engineer)

Harry Taylor (Engineer)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Harry Taylor (June 26, 1862 - January 27, 1930) was Chief of Engineers in the US Army. Taylor was born in Tilton, New Hampshire, and graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1884 and commissioned in the Corps of Engineers. After serving in engineer offices in Wilmington, North Carolina, and New York City, Taylor served from 1891 to 1900 on fortifications and rivers and harbors construction work in Oregon and Washington. Later he pursued similar work in New England and New York. Transferred to the Philippines, he supervised all fortification work there in 1904-05. Taylor was district engineer in New London, Connecticut, from 1906 to 1911. He then headed the River and Harbor Division in the Office of the Chief of Engineers for five years.show more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Bellum Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136672529
  • 9786136672526