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Alan Turing - Writing directly to Winston Churchill

Time: Tuesday Oct 28, 1941

Place: London, England

Details: On 28 October they wrote directly to Winston Churchill explaining their difficulties, with Turing as the first named. They emphasised how small their need was compared with the vast expenditure of men and money by the forces and compared with the level of assistance they could offer to the forces.



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