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Elsie Joy Davison (née Muntz; 14 March 1910 – 18 July 1940) was a Canadian-born British aviator and airline director. She started flying herself in 1929. After becoming the country's first female director of an aircraft company in 1936, she died serving with the Air Transport Auxiliary in 1940, becoming the first female British aviator to die in World War II.
Elsie Joy Davison (née Muntz) (14 March 1910 – 18 July 1940), aviator and airline director  
 
1910 Elsie Joy Muntz was born in Canada.
 
1929 She started flying.  


1933 Married [[William Frank Davison]]
1933 Married [[William Frank Davison]]


1936 Founder of [[Utility Airways]] with her husband
1936 Founder of [[Utility Airways]] with her husband.  She was the country's first female director of an airline company
 
1940 She died serving with the Air Transport Auxiliary, becoming the first female British aviator to die in World War II.


== See Also ==
== See Also ==
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* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elsie_Joy_Davison Wikipedia]
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elsie_Joy_Davison Wikipedia]


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Latest revision as of 10:10, 24 June 2020

Elsie Joy Davison (née Muntz) (14 March 1910 – 18 July 1940), aviator and airline director

1910 Elsie Joy Muntz was born in Canada.

1929 She started flying.

1933 Married William Frank Davison

1936 Founder of Utility Airways with her husband. She was the country's first female director of an airline company

1940 She died serving with the Air Transport Auxiliary, becoming the first female British aviator to die in World War II.

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