Mares, David John (1879-1952)

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David Mares was Divisional Meteorologist of the New South Wales regional office of the Bureau of Meteorology, 1918-1944. He served as Wing Commander in the RAAF Meteorological Services during the Second World War.

Mares began his career in meteorology in 1895, and obtained the highest pass marks in meteorology in the Commonwealth Public Service exams in 1910. He authored , Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1930.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Mares, David John
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Mr Mares, "The Weather Man," Dies
    Published: 1952
    Series: The Sydney Morning Herald, 3
  3. Irvine Armstrong Watson 1914-1986
    McIntosh, R. A. and Smith-White, S.
    Published: 1989
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 7, 4, 405-415
  4. Federation and Meteorology
    Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
    Published: 2001

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