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Dr Eric Stanley Moult (1903-1984), CBE
1903 Born at Hucknall, Notts
Degree in mechanical engineering at Nottingham University College
1925 Joined Peter Hooker Ltd where he gained initial experience with aero-engines
1925 Married Emily Clay at Basford, Notts
1925 Student member of I Mech E
1927 Joined Major Frank Halford working on design of aero-engines at the London design office, where he worked on many of Halford's notable designs for De Havillands and Napiers.
1933 Associate of I Mech E
WWII Also took on responsibility for the engineering aspects of De Havilland Propellers
1944 Chief engineer of De Havilland Engine Co on its formation
1946 Member of I Mech E
1957 Became technical director of the company
1961 Deputy technical director of Bristol Siddeley Engines
1964 Technical Director of small engines division of Rolls-Royce on its formation
1984 Died at age of 80