(4908) Ward

Reference work entry

1933 SD. Discovered 1933 Sept. 17 by F. Rigaux at Uccle.

Named in honor of Steven Ward, electronics technician in the Computation Facility at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Steve’s assistance to the Minor Planet Center mainly involves system programming. (M 22504)

Name proposed by B. G. Marsden, who made the identifications for this object.

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