Colonel R. E. B. Crompton, C.B., F.R.S.


WE deeply regret to record the death on February 15 at ninety-four years of age of Colonel R. E. B. Crompton. He was one of the greatest pioneers both in mechanical road traction and in electrical engineering.

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RUSSELL, A. Colonel R. E. B. Crompton, C.B., F.R.S.. Nature 145, 377–379 (1940).

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