Father Brazilian, mother English
Racing driver [1935 Le Mans winner] and sometime jailbird [spent 3 years in jail - convicted of manslaughter having killed a motorcyclist in a car accident whilst drunk]. Operated a speedboat firm in Torquay.
1935 Miles Hawk Speed Six G-ADGP
1938 B A Eagle 2 G-AFKH
with his sister Ruth, King's Cup 1935
d. 12 Oct 1940 (Died in ATA Service) - while circling to land at Llandow, his Wellington R1156 struck a telegraph pole in Llysworney during a second circuit and crashed into a bank.
Buried Mapledurham, Oxfordshire
King's Cup in 1935, 1938