A Fleeting Peace

Golden-Age Aviation in the British Empire

Mr H M Yeatman


Transferred to the unemployed list: Captain H M Yeatman, 24 Feb 1919. Elected member of RAeC, 1929

King's Cup in 1928



Mr Alan Bruce Hamilton Youell

b. 1900. RAeC certificate 4909 (1917). "October 13, 1947 – A helicopter flies in Switzerland for the first time. It is the Bell 47B G-AKCX of the Irvin-Bell Helicopters Sales presented near the Allmend in Zürich-Wollishofen by the British pilot Alan Bruce Hamilton 'Jimmy' Youell." With Imperial Airways pre-war and Railway Air Services post-war.


King's Cup in 1930

photo: 1929, aged 38

Mrs Christina Mitchell Young

from Suffolk, but born in Edinburgh.


King's Cup in 1930
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