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Clement Robert Wedgwood Allen (1878-1914), early avaiator
1878 Born in China (British subject)
1914 11th March. Died at Salisbury Plain when flying a B.E.4 Lt. J. E. G. Burroughs at the Royal Aircraft Factory. The rudder fell off the plane while doing a gentle turn at 350 feet and the machine went in to a spin.