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date: 23 October 2019

McVittie, George Cunliffelocked

(1904–1988)
  • Ralph Erskine

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McVittie, George Cunliffe (1904–1988), astronomer and cryptanalyst, was born on 5 June 1904 in Smyrna, Turkey, the eldest of three children (two sons and a daughter) of Francis Skinner McVittie (1872–1950), businessman, and his wife, Emily Caroline (1877–1942), daughter of George Weber from ...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Churchill College, Churchill Archives Centre, Cambridge
(1920–)