Rebe Elizabeth GRIFFITHS
Also known as: née Griffiths, Tringy, Rebe Scholz, Emma Hill
Born: 20 May 1912
Died: 9 May 1991Special Achievements:
Rebe Griffiths, was the first Victorian woman and, at 19, then the youngest in Australia.
1931 - First female to fly solo around Australia.
1931 - Reputed to be youngest female in Australia and the world to gain Commercial Pilot's Licence.
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Clarke, Blanche. An aviation pioneer remembered. Child of the Skies. Herald-Sun. June 1, 1991:4.