Engineering at Nebraska, Spring 2008
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In Memory: Clarence Foster Burdg

Clarence Foster Burdg died Sept. 28, 2007 at the age of 102. He graduated in 1927 with a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska- Lincoln. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, with construction battalions (the SeaBees) in Washington, D.C.; Davisville, R.I.; and San Diego. He had been employed with the U.S. Bureau Of Reclamation as a civil engineer and retired after nearly 42 years of service. Survivors include son, Donald; daughter, Margaret; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.