(1601) Patry

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1942 KA. Discovered 1942 May 18 by L. Boyer at Algiers.

Named in honor of André Patry {1902–1960}, astronomer at the Nice Observatory, especially distinguished for his research in establishing identities of minor planets from observations in widely separated years, of which this planet is one example. (M 2196)

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