Lindesay Clark

Lindesay Clark

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Sir Lindesay Clark AC KBE CMG MC FTSE (7 January 1896 - 3 January 1986) was a renowned Australian mining engineer and company director. He had a profound influence on the metallurgical industry in Australia and on the attitudes of many of its later leaders. Gordon Colvin Lindesay Clark was born in South Melbourne in 1896, the eldest of six children. He spent his childhood in Tasmania, where his father was a mining engineer for Mount Lyell Mines. He had a governess until age 12, but attended secondary school in Launceston. He gained a Bachelor of Science from the University of Tasmania in 1916. During World War I, he served on the Western Front as an engineer, rising to the rank of lieutenant (he was commissioned in the field at Ypres). He was awarded the Military Cross in 1919.
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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135921886
  • 9786135921885