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George A Renvoize


Originally from London, England, G.A Renvoize joined the No 5 British Flying Training School Course 13 and used his artistic skills by publishing line-drawings and caricatures in the Fly Paper weekly publication. He was also recognized by J P Riddle as an outstanding cadet.

Following the end of the War, Renvoize worked as an artist, painting British country scenes and towns in watercolour and ink.



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Date Contributor Update
19 May 2017 14:33:40 Emily Changes to firstname, service number, highest rank and biography

Name, rank & serial number taken from a painting of Urchfont in Wiltshire by Renvoize owned by my family.

Rank & serial number confirmed in London Gazette 28 August 1945.

A google search for Renvoize brings up a lot of examples of his works sold at auction e.g. Link , Link

Date Contributor Update
17 January 2017 13:36:15 Anne Hughes Changes to media associations

The Fly-Paper

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17 January 2017 13:15:49 Anne Hughes Changes to biography

Embry-Riddle Fly Paper 1943

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17 January 2017 13:10:55 Anne Hughes Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, role, person associations, unit associations, place associations and media associations

5 BFTS Archive
Embry-Riddle Fly Paper 1943