Alan Turing

By Georgia Dash

Who Is He?

Alan Turing was an English mathematician and wartime code-breaker.

Extra Information

He was born in London on the 23rd of June 1912, 100 years ago and is sadly dead. In 1936 he went to princeton in america.1n 1938 he returned to england and began working poart time for a british cryptanalytic department. when the war began he took up a full time job at bletchley park and here he played a vital role in deciphering messages encrypted in the german enigma machine.This then provide important information for the allies. He took the lead in a team that designed the bombe that succesfully decoded german messages.