François Battesti

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François Marie Noël Battesti
Born (1890-05-04)May 4, 1890
Azzana, France
Died August 24, 1977(1977-08-24) (aged 87)
Azzana, France
Buried Azzana, France
Allegiance France
Service/branch Infantry; aviation
Years of service 1908–1918
Rank Lieutenant
Unit Escadrille 3, Escadrille 18, Escadrille 10, Escadrille 73
Awards Legion of Honour, Médaille militaire, Croix de guerre with eight palms

Lieutenant François Marie Noel Battesti (May 4, 1890 – August 24, 1977) was a World War I flying ace credited with seven aerial victories.[1]