Rear Adm. J. Edward Snyder, Jr.
1924-2007
Rear Adm. J. Edward Snyder Member
Retired Oceanographer , U.S. Department of the Navy
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  • 1979
  • Industrial, Manufacturing & Operational Systems
  • Special Fields & Interdisciplinary
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  • 1979
  • Industrial, Manufacturing & Operational Systems
  • Special Fields & Interdisciplinary
Memorial Tribute

BY ROBERT A. FROSCH

J. EDWARD SNYDER, JR., Rear Admiral, USN (Ret.), former captain of the battleship New Jersey, and former oceanographer of the Navy, died on November 4, 2007, at the age of 83. He was elected to NAE in 1979 for ...

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Election Citation
Contributions to the Polaris missile reentry systems and to the National Oceanographic Program.