Peter HallPeter Hall joined TRE at Worth Matravers on 1st July 1940. He was involved initially on Chain Home Low (CHL) and Ground Control of Interception (GCI) radars.  He subsequently joined Cockburn to work on countermeasures.

He later joined Ferranti and became manager of the electronics department.  In 1959 he was appointed manager of the Ferranti computing department, subsequently holding other senior appointments in the UK Electronics Industry.

He was a president of the British Computer Society in 1981 - 1982 (see obituary link below).

Peter D Hall
died on 9 April 2009 aged 89

Bill Penley Jan 2011

If you have additional information or materials - please contact the Radar Trust
Papers & Links etc.
Penley Radar Archives - reminiscences & letters 
    [ index on www: www.penleyradararchives.org.uk/documents/hall ]
Obituary - British Computer Society (of which he was a past president):
go to: www.bcs.org with search words: Peter Hall
Group in March 1942:  Group 5 - Countermeasures

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