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Simmons, John R., 1928-2011



  • Existence: 1928-2011

Biographical Information

John R. Simmons was born August 22, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois to Ben C. and Dorothy (Dobler) Simmons. Simmons received his Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue University in 1954.


Purdue Alumni Directory and short online obituary.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

John R. Simmons student papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 313
Scope and Contents The John R. Simmons student papers document some of the coursework Simmons completed while an Aeronautical Engineering student at Purdue from 1950-1954. Included are "AE-90 Class Div. A" assignments/tests, and various English essays. Also included among the papers is a report titled, "Aircraft Powerplant Testing," by the instructional staff of the Powerplant Division of the School of Aeronautics, Purdue University, September 1951, and several type-written sheets of Civil Air regulations. Types...
Dates: 1943 - 1951