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date: 07 March 2021

Burch, Cecil Reginald [Bill]locked

(1901–1983)
  • Mary Croarken

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Burch, Cecil Reginald [Bill] (1901–1983), physicist and engineer, was born at 2 Museum Road, Oxford, on 12 May 1901, the fifth child of George James Burch (1852–1914) and his wife, Constance Emily Jeffries, otherwise Baker. Soon after birth Burch was nicknamed Bill by his family and friends. His father was professor of physics at ...

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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London
Royal Society, London
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society