Papers of Douglas Cooper Merry

Scope and Content

Notes on mathematics, electricity, and electronics.

Administrative / Biographical History

Educated at Berkhamsted School, Merry came up to St John's in 1930. He graduated BA, with a First Class in the Mechanical Sciences Tripos, in 1932, and subsequently served in the Royal Engineers, retiring with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in 1958. Merry then embarked upon a second career as a teacher of electrical engineering, at technical college level, at Farnborough, Toronto, and Reading. Merry died in June 1997.

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Note

Educated at Berkhamsted School, Merry came up to St John's in 1930. He graduated BA, with a First Class in the Mechanical Sciences Tripos, in 1932, and subsequently served in the Royal Engineers, retiring with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in 1958. Merry then embarked upon a second career as a teacher of electrical engineering, at technical college level, at Farnborough, Toronto, and Reading. Merry died in June 1997.

Preferred citation: St John's College Library, Papers of Douglas Cooper Merry

Archivist's Note

9 Oct 2007

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