Alf Valdemar Palmqvist Sweden United States

Biography of Alf Valdemar Palmqvist

Alf Valdemar Palmquist enrolled at the University of Glasgow in 1911, aged 27, where he studied Naval Architecture.

Palmquist was born in Sweden in a town called Naverstad and later moved to Gothenburg. After finishing his year in Glasgow he moved to Cleveland, USA. In 1918 he published a book on ship transportation.


Other Online Resources

Archival Materials

  • R8/5/32/6 Matriculation Slip 1911-1912


Alf Valdemar Palmqvist
Born 18 January 1884.
GU Degree: Science and Engineering, 1911-12;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: engineers, naval
English snippet: Naval Engineering student at the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 14th Jan 2013

Country Associations

Sweden Sweden, Naverstad
Place of Birth

United States United States, Cleveland

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student