Alfred Edward Ringwood. 19 April 1930–12 November 1993

@article{Green1998AlfredER,
  title={Alfred Edward Ringwood. 19 April 1930–12 November 1993},
  author={David H. Green},
  journal={Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society},
  year={1998},
  pages={351 - 362}
}
  • David H. Green
  • Published 1 November 1998
  • History
  • Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
Ted Ringwood was born in Kew, an inner Melbourne suburb, on 19 April 1930, an only child in a family that identified strongly with Australia and with Melbourne in particular. Both his parents were Australian, but his mother's parents had come to Australia as Presbyterian emigrants from Ulster. His paternal grandfather was born in New Zealand, his paternal greatgrandfather in Australia and his grandmother in India. His father, also Alfred Edward Ringwood, enlisted as an 18–year–old in the First…