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Biographical entry Joseph, Robert Ellis (c. 1845 - 1902)

Born
c. 1845
Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales
Died
23 April 1902
East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Electrical engineer and Engineer

Summary

Robert Joseph was an assistant to Professor Kernot at the University of Melbourne, before joining the Victorian Corps of Engineers (1877-1899). He became an expert in submarine mining and was later appointed managing Director of the Australian Electric Light Co.

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1877 - 1879
Career position - Lieutenant in the Victorian Corps of Engineers
1889 - ?
Career position - Major with the Victorian Corps of Engineers
1899
Life event - Retired as Lieutenant-colonel from the Victorian Corps of Engineers

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McCarthy, G.J.