Newall, Cyril Louis Norton, Baron
Born: Feb 15, 1886 AD
Died: 1963 AD, at 77 years of age.
1886 - Born on the 15th of February in India.
1905 - He joined the Army as part of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment.
1911 - He served on the Northwest Frontier.
1913 - He had completed courses at the Central Flying School.
1916 - He later served in France during the First World War.
1937 - He was appointed as Chief of the Air Staff (CAS).
1940 - He was able to prevent ten squadrons being redeployed to France.
1946 - He helped to shepherd the New Zealand contribution to the war.
1963 - He died on the 30th of November.
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