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Desmond Lucius Arthur (1884-1913)
1884 Born in Glanomera, County Down.
1913 27th May. Died at Montrose when flying his B.E.2. tractor biplane (70 hp Renault engine). The top right-hand wing-tip broke up as a result of faulty repairs to the main spar.
The History of British Aviation 1908-14 by R. Dallas Brett. Published c1930.