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Biography of Herbert Charles Sadler

Herbert Charles Sadler graduated BSc from the University of Glasgow in 1893, and DSc (in absentia) on 22 April 1902. He worked as an assistant to Professor of Naval Architecture, John Biles, from 1896 to 1900.

While a student at Glasgow, Sadler served as President of the Engineering Society from 1896 to 1898.

He was later appointed Professor of Naval Architecture at the University of Michigan, USA, and was awarded an hononary LLD by the University of Glasgow in 1927.


Other Online Resources

Archival Materials

  • Glasgow University Calendar 1953-4
  • R1/6/1 DSc Graduation Albums
  • R3/1/1 (vol 2)


Herbert Charles Sadler
Born 27 August 1872.
GU Degrees: BSc, 1893; DSc, 1902; LLD, 1927;
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: engineers, naval
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
English snippet: Naval Architect
Record last updated: 2nd Apr 2015

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England England, London
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Glasgow

United States United States, Michigan

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