Caulfeild Family

John Arnold HawkesAge: 87 years19071994

John Arnold Hawkes
Birth June 17, 1907
Death of a wifeShelagh St.George Caulfeild
March 5, 1982 (Age 74 years)
Death August 22, 1994 (Age 87 years)
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John Arnold Hawkes
Birth: June 17, 1907Rothesay, Hazelwood Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham
Death: August 22, 1994Warwick Hospital, Warwickshire
Hon. Shelagh St.George CaulfeildShelagh St.George Caulfeild
Birth: December 24, 1914 27 2512 Lindfield Road, Ealing, London
Death: March 5, 1982Zachary Merton Hospital, Rustington, Sussex

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Son of Arnold and Ethel Hawkes of Kings Heath, Birmingham. Educated at King Edwards School, Birmingham and Birmingham University. B.Com (1st Hons) 1927; ACA 1932. Joined the British Tabulating Machine Co (one of the founders of computer research) in 1937 and undertook vital intelligence work with them during WW2. In early 1948 accepted the Chair of Accounting and Auditing at Natal University, South Africa. Returned to Britain in 1951 and to BTM (by then British Hollerith and subsequently ICT) as Director of Planning. Retired due to ill health in 1963.