Reference Entry

Uwins, Cyril Frank (1896-1972), aviator

Peter G. Masefield

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Uwins, Cyril Frank (1896-1972), aviator, was born at 2 Carmichael Road, South Norwood, Croydon, on 2 August 1896, the elder son (there were no daughters) of Frank Uwins, a wood broker, and his wife, Annie Henton. He was educated at the Whitgift School, Croydon, where he developed a schoolboy interest ...

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