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Lieutenant Henry Arthur Richard “Weegee” Biziou

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Lieutenant Henry Arthur Richard “Weegee” Biziou

Birth
Death
14 Jul 1919 (aged 22)
Farnborough, Rushmoor Borough, Hampshire, England
Burial
Aldershot, Rushmoor Borough, Hampshire, England Add to Map
Plot
AG 400
Memorial ID
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The son of Ernest Antoine and Mary Jane Biziou of "Maisonette," North Farnborough, Hampshire

Henry/Henri served in the Royal Air Force ~ R.A.E. (Experimental Sqdn.) and prior to that in the 6th Yorkshire Regiment - he served in Egypt and France. He was killed whilst flying at Farnborough, aged 22

He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross

Supplement to the London Gazette, 3 December 1918 (31046/14318)
"Lieut. (A./Cap.) Henry Arthur Richard Biziou. (France)
A most successful leader of marked gallantry. During recent operations he has destroyed four enemy aeroplanes and driven down one out of control; two of these he accounted for in one engagement on September 15th with a number of Fokker bi-planes.
In addition he has driven down a hostile balloon."
The son of Ernest Antoine and Mary Jane Biziou of "Maisonette," North Farnborough, Hampshire

Henry/Henri served in the Royal Air Force ~ R.A.E. (Experimental Sqdn.) and prior to that in the 6th Yorkshire Regiment - he served in Egypt and France. He was killed whilst flying at Farnborough, aged 22

He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross

Supplement to the London Gazette, 3 December 1918 (31046/14318)
"Lieut. (A./Cap.) Henry Arthur Richard Biziou. (France)
A most successful leader of marked gallantry. During recent operations he has destroyed four enemy aeroplanes and driven down one out of control; two of these he accounted for in one engagement on September 15th with a number of Fokker bi-planes.
In addition he has driven down a hostile balloon."


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