Robin M. Williams



Age: 93


Summary: New Zealand mathematician and civil servant who became one of the few New Zealanders to have been seconded to a British government team working on the atomic bomb in the United States in what was known as the Manhattan Project as a joint effort by the U.S. and Britain to build an atomic weapon to win World War II before either Germany or Japan did so.



Cause of Death: Complications from a heart disease


Born: Mach 30, 1919


Died: March 18, 2013


Location: Wellington, New Zealand