Captain Sidney Cowan killed in a Mid-Air Collision with British Aircraft 1916

#OnThisDay 1916 Captain Sidney Cowan MC & 2 Bars from Castleknock, Dublin was killed in action. Cowan was a D.H2. pilot & one of the Royal Flying Corps first aces having seven kills by August 1916. He died in a mid-air collision with a friendly plane.

#Ireland #History #WW1

Captain Sidney Cowan

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