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 Albert Eustace Short

Albert Eustace Short

Birth
Chilton, Durham Unitary Authority, County Durham, England
Death 8 Apr 1932 (aged 56)
Maidstone Borough, Kent, England
Burial Hampstead, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 9410 · View Source
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Aviation Pioneer. Always known by his middle name, Eustace, founded with his brothers Oswald and Horace the first aircraft manufacture company in the world, Short Brothers. Beginnig with baloons, which they started to manufacture for the Inmdian army in 1905, they went on to provide planes and seaplanes and in 1917 built the R101 Airship.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 20 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9410
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Albert Eustace Short (Jun 1875–8 Apr 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9410, citing Hampstead Cemetery, Hampstead, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .