Sir Capt Geoffrey De Havilland OM CBE FRAeS AFC RDI
(1882-1965)

Died aged c. 83

Captain Sir Geoffrey de Havilland OM CBE AFC RDI FRAeS (27 July 1882 – 21 May 1965) was a British aviation pioneer and aircraft engineer. His Mosquito has been considered the most versatile warplane ever built, and his Comet was the first jet airliner to go into production.

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Commemorated on 2 plaques

Sir Geoffrey De Havilland 1882-1965 aircraft designer lived here 1909-1910

32 Baron's Court Road, Hammersmith and Fulham, W14, London, United Kingdom where they lived (1909-1910)

De Havilland, aviation pioneer: born at Terriers Green House in 1882 [full inscription unknown]

Terriers Green House, Amersham Road, High Wycombe, United Kingdom where they was born (1882)