Tony Sale, Colossus computer rebuilder, dies at 80

Discussion in 'Top Secret' started by geoff501, Aug 30, 2011.

  1. geoff501

    geoff501 Achtung Feind hört mit

  2. Harry Ree

    Harry Ree Very Senior Member

    A worth while project and a tribute to those geese at Betchley Park who laid the golden eggs of intelligence but did not cattle.
  3. Smudger Jnr

    Smudger Jnr Our Man in Berlin

    It was a fantastic achievement to reproduce the Collossus, based on so little information.
    A remarkable man.

  4. The Majors Batman

    The Majors Batman Junior Member

  5. geoff501

    geoff501 Achtung Feind hört mit

    ... most interesting reading his achivements and restoring the Enigma breaker,

    I hope you don't think Colossus broke Enigma? Sorry if I've mis-understood you. anyway, you can get more enlightenment here:

    WW II Codes and Ciphers


  6. Oldman

    Oldman Very Senior Member

    That is a very talented person who has just passed over, to be able to produce the rebuild was outstanding RIP Tony Sale

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