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Biographical entry Alldis, T.C. (Charlie)

Instrument maker


Charlie Alldis worked with J.J. McNeill at the Munitions Supply Laboratories from 1942-1955, when he followed McNeill to CSIRO. There he headed the optical finishing shop until his retirement.



1925 - c. 1940
Career position - Spectacle maker in Melbourne
March 1942 - c. 1954
Career position - Instrument Maker at the Munitions Supply Laboratories
1955 -
Career position - Instrument Maker, then Head of Optical Finishing Shop at CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

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