Entry updated 11 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1933- ) US engineer, who has worked for the Jet Propulsion Labs, and author of some stories set in the Lensman universe of E E Smith, beginning with "Moon Prospector" for Analog in April 1966, and most notably with a sequel to the main sequence, New Lensman (January-July 1975 Perry Rhodan #61-#74; 1976), which takes some material from his first story; "Triplanetary Agent" (August-October 1976 Perry Rhodan #100-#105) was also set in the Lensman universe. [JC]
William Bert Ellern
born Spokane, Washington: 30 November 1933
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