In this house, when used as the Officers Mess of Grange Airfield during WW1.
Major Robert Smith-Barry, RFC 1886 - 1949
(later Lt-Col, AFC, RAF.)
established a system of pilot training, which is still in use now, and developed the Gosport tube for communicating in aircraft.
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Location: Stokes Bay Road
District Council: Gosport Borough Council
District Council Ward: Alverstoke
County Council: Hampshire County Council
County Council Electoral Division: Leesland and Town