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Frank Armfield

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Frank Armfield (1874-1947)

1949 Obituary [1]

"FRANK ARMFIELD had considerable experience as an electrical engineer. He was born in 1874 and received his education at the Oxford Gardens School and the Regent Street Polytechnic, London. On the completion of an eight years' apprenticeship with Messrs. Clayton, Howlett and Company, engineers, London, in 1897, he was employed for the next two years as an assistant electrical engineer.

He then commenced business on his own account, and continued to be actively engaged at his works in London on the repair and erection of machinery and electrical engineering until his retirement in 1945. Mr. Armfield, whose death occurred on 20th November 1947, was elected an Associate Member of the Institution in 1908."

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