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|Abel, Sir Frederick Augustus, C.B.|
Hon. Sc.D. 1888.
Rede Lecturer, 1888.
D.C.L. (Oxford) 1883.
Chemist to the War Department at Woolwich.
Chief official authority on explosives.
Invented cordite, 1889.
Created Bart., 1893.
Died Sept. 6, 1902.
(D.N.B., 2nd Suppl.)
|Sir Frederick Augustus ABEL, C.B. |
Approx. lifespan: 18701902
Hon. ScD 1888
Rede Lecturer: 1888
DCL Oxford 1883
Chemist to: : War Department Woolwich, [London],
Chief official authority on explosives:
Invented cordite: 1889
Created Bart. 1893
( D.N.B ., 2 nd Suppl .)