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Griffith, Alan Arnoldlocked

(1893–1963)

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Griffith, Alan Arnold (1893–1963), aero-engine designer, was born on 13 June 1893 in London, the eldest of the three children of George Chetwynd Griffith (d. 1900) and his wife, Elizabeth Brierly. His father was a widely travelled explorer, journalist, and author, who lived for a time in ...

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Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society