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How Mavis Batey contributed to the success of D-Day

4 June 2019

On the 75th anniversary of D-Day, Dr Elizabeth Dearnley (UCL School of European Languages, Culture & Society) discusses the code-breaker Mavis Batey and how her work to crack the Italian and German enigma codes helped the Allies to victory.

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