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date: 26 February 2021

Copisarow, Sir Alcon Charleslocked

  • Michael Wheeler


Copisarow, Sir Alcon Charles (1920–2017), scientific civil servant and management consultant, was born in St Anne’s-on-Sea, Lancashire, on 25 June 1920, the son of Maurice Copisarow (1889–1959), a distinguished research chemist, and his wife Eda, née Cohen (1895–1968), a tailoress, both Russian-Jewish refugees. He was brought up over the family’s furrier’s shop in ...

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