Vernon Lee Bell Jr.

Jun 02, 1927 - Feb 09, 2010

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Vernon Lee Bell Jr.

Jun 02, 1927 - Feb 09, 2010


Place of birth

Omaha, Nebraska

Parents

Vernon Lee Bell, Sr. and Lucille Doss Bell

Military service

U.S. Navy, 1945-46

Education

PhD in Chemistry from the University of Nebraska in 1958

Career

Senior Scientist with Langley Research Center (NASA) for 23 years

Accomplishments

Worked on the Space Shuttle project and held many patents

Hobbies

Traveling, sailing, and tinkering on his Tartan sailboats

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Wife, daughter, grandson, and brother-in-law

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Born on June 02, 1927

Omaha, Nebraska

Passed away on February 09, 2010

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