WWI commemoration – Cyril Lowe

This wasn’t the post I’d planned, but after England’s stunning victory today, including a hat trick by Jonathan Joseph, I had to commemorate another Calcutta cup hat trick three quarter, Cyril Lowe. Not only an ace of the Royal Flying Corps, Lowe is also one of the names in the frame for the original of Biggles.

And funny how RAF pilots seem to feature heavily among England’s record scorers…

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