Harry George Hawker

Name
Harry George Hawker
Other names
MBE , AFC
Birth and death
1889 - 1921
Occupations
Related place
Author
Alistair Grant

Harry George Hawker MBE, AFC, (1889 - 1921) Australian-born aviation pioneer, test pilot, and co-founder of H. G. Hawker Engineering Company Ltd, which became the Hawker Siddeley group. He learned to fly at Brooklands, began instructing novice flyers, and managed hangars at Brooklands Aerodrome before becoming a test pilot for Tom Sopwith.

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