The Tizard Mission and the Development of the Atomic Bomb

  title={The Tizard Mission and the Development of the Atomic Bomb},
  author={D. Zimmerman},
  journal={War in History},
  pages={259 - 273}
  • D. Zimmerman
  • Published 1995
  • History
  • War in History
  • greatest transfers of technical and scientific information in history. In over 150 meetings with American military, technical, and scientific experts the mission provided almost all of Great Britain’s military technical secrets to the United States. The United States reciprocated in kind. Numerous meetings were held on radar, anti-submarine warfare, explosives, aeronautical engineering, and other technologies with a direct military application, yet there were in total just two meetings in the… CONTINUE READING
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    35 A firm link in the future Atlantic alliance had been forged. By ensuring, with some minor exceptions
      Fowler's office was moved to Washington, and was renamed the British Central (later Commonwealth) Scientific Office. NDRC liaison was handled by Carrol Wilson
        Memorandum on Interchange of Scientific Information between the National Defence Research Committee and Great Britain and Canada
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