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Kathleen Mary Cook

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Kathleen Mary Cook (1910-1971)

Apprenticeship at Hercules Engineering Co

1942 Appointed director of Hercules Aircraft Construction Co

1945 Founder member of Universal Equipment Co

1949 Formed Kainder to make her own invention, the Kainder Mobile Bed.

1951 Joined Wilman Engineering Co

Married Dennis Goodwin

1955-56 President of the Women's Engineering Society

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