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The earliest recorded use of a UAV for military use was in July 1849, but if we include non-military UAVs, was there anything earlier?

The history of drones Wikipedia article starts with the Austrian incendiary balloons of July 1849 as the first recorded use of UAVs for the military. Was this the earliest record of any UAV, whether ...
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