William Hugh Ewen

Pioneer Scots Aviator Certificate No 63

The Caudron Connection

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At the end of 1911, Ewen made contact with the Caudron Brothers at Rue and became the registered Agent for Caudron in the British Empire.   The Museum of the Caudron Brothers at Rue has many excellent images of the story of the Freres Caudron and is well worth a visit.

From left to right LETORT Constructor, ANZANI Engine, GUILLAX, Pilot, W H EWEN Aviator, Mrs EWEN, GASTON CAUDRON, unknown lady, ANDREW MITCHELL RAMSAY Partner.

Photo taken at Issy le Moulineaux on 21st June 1912 prior flight from Paris to London.