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Lewis, Wilfrid Bennettlocked

(1908–1987)
  • Richard A. Jarrell

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Lewis, Wilfrid Bennett (1908–1987), physicist and civil servant, was born on 24 June 1908 in Castle Carrock, Cumberland, the second of four children of Arthur Wilfrid Lewis, a civil engineer, and his wife, Isoline Maud Steavenson. Lewis was a keen boyhood science experimenter and wireless enthusiast. After elementary education at ...

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