January 21, 1935

Raye Montague American engineer is born.

Raye Jean Montague was an American naval engineer credited with creating the first computer-generated rough draft of a U.S. naval ship. She was the first female program manager of ships in the United States Navy.

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Link to Photo Credit: Raye Montague
Link to Photo Credit: Raye Montague

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