Bernard Schriever
#67108 Overall Influence

Bernard Schriever

United States Air Force general

About

Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Bernard Adolph Schriever , also known as Bennie Schriever, was a United States Air Force general who played a major role in the Air Force's space and ballistic missile programs.Born in Bremen, Germany, Schriever immigrated to the United States as a boy and became a naturalized US citizen in 1923. He graduated from Texas A&M in 1931, and was commissioned as a reserve second lieutenant in the U.S. Army. He transferred to the United States Army Air Corps and was awarded his wings and a commission as a reservist second lieutenant in 1933. In 1937, he was released from active duty at his own request and became a pilot with Northwest Airlines, but he returned to the Air Corps with a regular commission in 1938.

Source: Wikipedia

Published Works

Other Resources

Schools

What schools is this person affiliated with?
Texas A&M University
Texas A&M University

Public research university in College Station, Texas, United States

view profile

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?

Stay informed! Get the latest Academic Influence news, information, and rankings with our upcoming newsletter.