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Sir Charles Galton Darwin

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Sir Charles Galton Darwin

  • Birth 19 Dec 1887 Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Death 31 Dec 1962 Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Burial Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Memorial ID 6136911

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.

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  • Originally Created by: David Conway
  • Added: 28 Jan 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6136911
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sir Charles Galton Darwin (19 Dec 1887–31 Dec 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6136911, citing St Botolph Churchyard, Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .