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date: 23 January 2020

Alexander, (Conel) Hugh O'Donellocked

(1909–1974)
  • Harry Golombek
  • , revised by Ralph Erskine

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Alexander, (Conel) Hugh O'Donel (1909–1974), chess player and cryptanalyst, was born in Cork on 19 April 1909, the eldest of four children of Conel William Long Alexander (1879–1920), professor of engineering at University College, Cork, and his wife, Hilda Barbara Bennett (1881–1964), of ...

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