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Dr. B. M. Griffiths

Nature volume 149, page 548 (16 May 1942) | Download Citation



DR. B. MILLARD GRIFFITHS, who died on March 25, was born at Kidderminster in 1887, and studied at the University of Birmingham during the years 1905–8 ; he took the D.Sc. degree of that University in 1923. Towards the end of the War of 1914–18 he was assistant to Prof. Yapp at Belfast, but in October of 1920 he was appointed lecturer at Newcastle and afterwards, in 1924, became reader in charge of the new botanical laboratories established at Durham, which he placed upon a secure footing.

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