Mr  Brian Callick - Notes

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Title:  Extract from 'Metres to Microwaves' by Brian Callick
Author:  Callick, Brian
Abstract: Brian Callick joined the Scientific Civil Service at RAE in 1937 and was a member of the team led by Sir Robert Cockburn that developed the VHF communications system for air to ground communications which played a vital part in the Battle of Britain. In 1940 he joined TRE, the Radar development Establishment at Worth Matravers. He was in the team charged with devising countermeasures to fool the enemy radar system.
He remained in the Civil Service after the war and became the Director of CVD the organisation that was responsible for the development and procurement of vacuum tubes for Defence equipments.
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Archive date:   26th October 2002
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