Charles Terres Weymann Photo

Charles Terres Weymann

Born: Aug 2, 1889

Death: Jan 1, 1976

Birthplace: Port-au-Prince

Nationality: United States

Charles Terres Weymann

Date of Birth : Aug 2, 1889
Date of Death : Jan 1, 1976
Birth Place : Port-au-Prince

Charles Terres Weymann was an early aeroplane racing pilot and businessman. He was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on 2 August 1889 of an American father and Haitian mother. It has been suggested that his mother and US-born father were on a liner in Haitian waters at the time of his birth. He spoke fluent English and French and seems to have had dual US & French nationality but resided permanently in France. He died in France in 1976. During World War I he flew for Nieuport as a test pilot and was awarded the rank of Chevalier of the Legion of Honour.

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