A Tribute to
James William Kerr
1922 - 2006
In 1946 after returning from the war he enrolled in
The Agricultural and Mechanical
(later named Texas A & M University
He was able to transfer much of his credits from Lamar Junior College and also gained credits from his service in the
Army Air Corps
He graduated with honors on January 13, 1948 with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
He was a registered Professional Engineer, worked for several firms including a long term position with General Dynamics in
His loyalty to the Aggies was unwavering.