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Authorised form of nameDeacon; Sir; George Edward Raven (1906 - 1984)
SurnameDeacon
ForenamesGeorge Edward Raven
Dates1906 - 1984
Dates and placesBirth:
21 March 1906
Death:
16 November 1984
ActivityHonours:
CBE 1954; Kt 1971
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
16/03/1944
Medals/Prizes:
Royal Medal 1969
SourcesObituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1985 vol 31 pp 111-142, plate, by H Charnock
References:
G E Fogg, 'The Royal Society and the Antarctic' in NR 2000 vol 54 pp 85-98
Royal Society codeNA7267
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
RR/72/72Referee's report by George Edward Raven Deacon, on a paper 'The levels in the North Sea associated with the storm disturbance of 8 January 1949' by R H Corkan7 October 1949
RR/72/182Referee's report by George Edward Raven Deacon, on a paper 'A theory of the origin of microseisms' by Michael Selwyn Longuet-Higgins5 October 1949
EC/1944/06Deacon, Sir George Edward Raven: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/GA/WS/1589Deacon, Sir George Edward Raven1946
EXP/11/1/1/234Halley Bay expedition file, 'Colonial contributions - Falklands C', SCAR/IGY1955-1957
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