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Mr Francis Lyall “Frank” Birch

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Name
Mr Francis Lyall “Frank” Birch
Certificate of Service
Service
FO Civilian
Summary of Service
Bletchley Park September 1939 - 1945. Hut 4 and Block A, Naval Section. Head of German Naval sub-section September 1939 - mid 1941, then Head of Naval Section until end of war. Appointed Deputy Director (Naval Section) (DD(NS)) 1 March 1944.
Commemorated On The Codebreakers Wall
No
University
Cambridge - King's College
Billeted
Great Brickhill.
Other Information
Husband of Vera Birch. Appointed OBE in 1919 and CMG in 1946.
Published references
Frank Birch 1889 - 1956
A brief biography, based on that formerly displayed in the ‘Hall of Fame’ in Bletchley Park mansion. - Attached in PDF format below.
Documents
Frank Birch 1889 - 1956