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Sir Charles Galton Darwin
Birth: Dec. 19, 1887
Cambridgeshire, England
Death: Dec. 31, 1962
Cambridgeshire, England

Scientist. A physicist, he was the grandson of Sir Charles Darwin. Master of Christ's College Cambridge, became director of National Physics Laboratory in 1938. During World War II he was part of British scientific contingent working in America,and was connected with the Manhattan Project. Later was a pioneer of the computer industry in the UK. (bio by: David Conway) 
Family links: 
  George Howard Darwin (1845 - 1912)
  Martha Haskins Du Puy Darwin (1861 - 1947)
  Katharine Pember Darwin (1901 - 1980)*
  George Pember Darwin (1928 - 2001)*
  Henry Galton Darwin (1929 - 1992)*
  Francis William Darwin (1932 - 1999)*
  Gwendoline Mary Darwin Raverat (1885 - 1957)*
  Charles Galton Darwin (1887 - 1962)
  Margaret Elizabeth Darwin Keynes (1890 - 1974)*
  William Robert Darwin (1894 - 1970)*
  'Leonard' Darwin (1899 - 1899)*
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St Botolph Churchyard
City of Cambridge
Cambridgeshire, England
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Originally Created by: David Conway
Record added: Jan 28, 2002
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Sir Charles Galton Darwin
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Sir Charles Galton Darwin
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Sir Charles Galton Darwin
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- bright wing
 Added: Sep. 7, 2015
He was cremated at the Cambridge City Crematorium on Huntingdon Road on 4 January 1963, location of ashes unknown.
- Martin Douglas Packer
 Added: Apr. 2, 2015

- J Spencer
 Added: Jan. 17, 2015
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