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date: 31 October 2020

Foss, Hugh Roselocked

(1902–1971)
  • Michael Smith

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Foss, Hugh Rose (1902–1971), cryptanalyst, was born on 13 May 1902 in Kobe, Japan, one of five children of Hugh James Foss (1848–1932), Anglican bishop of Osaka, and his wife, Janet Ovans (b. 1870). He was educated at Hoylake, at Marlborough College...

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(1876–)
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