Today is a good day to think about Codebreaker Alan Turing. Born on 23 June 1912, it would have been his 104th birthday.
#OnThisDay In July 1942 Hut 8 broke the Porpoise code, the Enigma key used by the German navy in the Mediterranean
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#OnThisDay in 1954 Codebreaker Alan Turing died. Head of Hut 8 at #Bletchleypark, he worked on the design of the Bombe machines.