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Biographical entry Cornish, Allan William (1910 - 1995)

Born
11 November 1910
Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Died
10 April 1995
Occupation
Meteorologist

Summary

Allan William Cornish joined the Bureau of Meteorology in 1929 as a meteorological assistant, serving in the RAAF Meteorological Service during the Second World War. He left the Bureau after the war and went to the department of supply. He authored Memories of the Bureau of Meteorology 1929-1946, Metarch Papers No. 8, 1996.

Published resources

Books

  • Cornish, A.; Stout, R.; Swan, K.; Glendinning, C., Memories of the Bureau of Meteorology 1929-1946: History of Major Meteorological Installations in Australia From 1945-1981: Four Years in the RAAF Meteorological Service: the Bureau of Meteorology in Papua and New Guinea in the 1950s, Metarch Papers No. 8, Bureau of Meteorology, 1996. Details

Online Resources

  • Cornish, A.; Stout, R.; Swan, K.; Glendinning, C., 'Memories of the Bureau of Meteorology 1929-1946: History of Major Meteorological Installations in Australia From 1945-1981: Four Years in the RAAF Meteorological Service: the Bureau of Meteorology in Papua and New Guinea in the 1950s', in Federation and Meteorology, 2001, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/fam/0490.html. Details
  • 'Cornish, Allan William (1910-1995)', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1475953. Details

See also

Helen Morgan