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Comrie, Leslie Johnlocked

  • D. H. Sadler
  • , revised by John Bosnell


Comrie, Leslie John (1893–1950), astronomer and computational mathematician, was born on 15 August 1893 at Pukekohe, near Auckland, New Zealand, the son of John Alexander Comrie and his wife, Helen Lois Smith. His father was a farmer, and both the Comrie and Smith...

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