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Ames, Charles



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Ames Charles
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Ames, Charles Stuart 'Charlie' (1915-1988) American engineer, son of an iron works machinist, Project Engineer on the MX-774 and early Atlas programs. He was remembered as rock-solid, smart, practical, able to obtain the best designs by trading off inter-departmental concepts.

Birth Place: San Francisco, California.


Born: 1915.06.28.
Died: 1988.11.09.

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Bibliography
  • Walker, Chuck, with Powell, Joel, Atlas - The Ultimate Weapon, Apogee Books, Canada, 2005.
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Ames, Charles Chronology


1988 November 9 - .
  • Death of Charles Stuart 'Charlie' Ames - . Nation: USA. Related Persons: Ames, Charles. Summary: American engineer, son of an iron works machinist, Project Engineer on the MX-774 and early Atlas programs. He was remembered as rock-solid, smart, practical, able to obtain the best designs by trading off inter-departmental concepts..

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