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Mr Conel Hugh O'Donel Alexander

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Mr Conel Hugh O'Donel Alexander
Certificate of Service
FO Civilian
Summary of Service
Bletchley Park 1940 - 1945. Hut 6 March 1940 - March 1941. Hut 8 and Block D(8) March 1941 - March 1945, Deputy Head, Head from November 1942. Hut 7, Naval Section Japanese (NS II), Head of Japanese Cryptography from March 1945.
Commemorated On The Codebreakers Wall
Cambridge - King's College
Other Information
Champion chess player, represented Cambridge University and England. Member of the Bletchley Park chess team which played Oxford University, December 1944. Bletchley Park won 8 - 4.
Hugh Alexander - a brief biography.
Attached as PDF file - see below.
Hugh Alexander 1909 - 1974