The Family Man
After earning a B.S. and Ph.D. in Bacteriology at the University of Wisconsin, Frank Rudolph Olson got a job working at Purdue University and had 3 kids, Eric, Nils, and Lisa, with his new wife, Alice. A few years later, the family man left his university job to serve as a captain in the U.S. Army Chemical Corps.
After serving in the Army, Frank was recruited to work for the U.S. Army Biological Warfare Laboratories. Frank was assigned to experiment and develop aerosolized anthrax to be used as a weapon. After 10 years with the program, he became a senior bacteriologist…