Ejnar Bondegaard Denmark

Biography of Ejnar Bondegaard

Ejnar Bondegaard graduated BSc from the University of Glasgow in 1904. He was born on 7 February 1882 in Svendborg, Denmark, son of Anton C Bondegaard, an editor.

Bondegaard enrolled at the University in 1900 for four years. His first two years were spent studying Chemistry under Professor John Ferguson. In his second two years he went on to study Naval Architecture under Professor John Biles. Bondegaard won several awards, and in his last year he graduated top of the Senior Naval Architecture class and won £14 (around £2000 in today's money) from the Kirk Memorial Fund in recognition of his academic achievements.

Bondegaard went on to work as a naval architect in his home town of Svendborg.


Archival Materials

  • College Courant, No.30, 1963, pg125
  • DC183/11/35 General Council, Register of Members 1908
  • R3/1/2 Register of dates of birth of graduates Vol.IV 1916-1920
  • R3/2/1 Roll of graduates 1897-1917
  • R8/5/21/1 Matriculation Slips 1900-1901 Men A - B
  • R9/1/10 Class Catalogues 1900-1905
  • R9/1/9 Class Catalogues 1895-1900
  • SEN10/43 University Calendar 1901-1902
  • SEN10/46 University Calendar 1904-1905


Ejnar Bondegaard
Born 7 February 1882.
Died 1962.
GU Degree: BSc, 1904; Science and Engineering,
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: engineers, naval
English snippet: Engineering graduate of the University of Glasgow, 1904
Record last updated: 8th Jul 2014

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Denmark Denmark, Svendborg
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Denmark Denmark, Svendborg
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