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Hilton, Peter John (1923–2010), code breaker and mathematician

I. M. James

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography


Published online January 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/102834

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Hilton, Peter John (1923–2010), code breaker and mathematician, was born at 34 Castletown Road, West Kensington, London, on 7 April 1923, the son of Mortimer Jacob Hilton (1893/4–1959), a physician and surgeon who practised in Peckham, south London, and his wife, Elizabeth Amelia, ...

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Subjects: Mathematics ; Military History ; Warfare and Defence

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