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History

Biography:

Wayne E. Moore (1919-2009) was born in Illinois to Ruth and Ernest O. Moore. He graduated from the University of Illinois and earned a Ph.D. from Cornell as a geologist. He worked for Chevron Oil and taught at Virginia Tech and Central Michigan University, 1971-1986. His research interest was petroleum, particularly in the Michigan Basin. During World War II, Moore served in India with the CBI (China-Burma-India) troops. His wife, Ethel, and children: Carol, Sarah, Irene, and Bruce, and his grandchildren survived him. Wayne E. Moore was buried at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minnesota. (This information is from his obituary, 2009.)