William alcock
William alcock
Sir Capt Captain John Alcock DSC RN
(1892-1919)

Died aged c. 27

Captain Sir John William Alcock KBE DSC (5 November 1892 – 18 December 1919) was a captain in the Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force who, with navigator Lieutenant Arthur Whitten Brown, piloted the first non-stop transatlantic flight from St. John's, Newfoundland to Clifden, Connemara, Ireland. He died in a flying accident in France in 1919. - DbPedia

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Commemorated on 3 plaques