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Dr Alan Mathison Turing

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Name
Dr Alan Mathison Turing
Certificate of Service
Service
FO Civilian
Rank
TSAO
Summary of Service
Bletchley Park September 1939 - December 1942. Cottage, Enigma Research. Head of Hut 8, design of Bombe, with Welchman and Keen. USA December 1942 - January 1943, on voice decryption research. Hanslope Park January 1943 - 1944.
Commemorated On The Codebreakers Wall
Yes
University
Cambridge - King's College; Princeton.
Other Information
Appointed OBE in 1946 for his wartime service. Elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1951. Inducted into the NSA Hall of Honor in 2014.
Alan Turing 1912 - 1954
A brief biography, based on that formerly displayed in the ‘Hall of Fame’ in Bletchley Park mansion. - Attached in PDF format below.
Images
Alan Turing in 1935.
Alan Turing in 1935.
Documents
Alan Turing 1912 - 1954