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Charles Gibbs-Smith
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Born in Teddington, London
Born on 22nd of March 1909
Died on 3rd of December 1981

Born 1909. Died 1981 - Aeronautical historian.

Educated at Harvard. Joined Victoria & Albert Museum and was keeper of the public relations and education department (1947-71). Instructor in aircraft recognition during WWII. Wrote Aviation an Historical Survey From its Origins to the End of World War II (1960).

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