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MERRIFIELD, Rosalind

Special Achievements:

1965 - First Australian woman to fly the Pacific solo.
1966 - Awarded the Jean Lennox Bird trophy and the Nancy-Bird trophy.

Additional Information:

1962 - She trained at the Royal Aero Club, New South Wales.
1963 - Awarded a Commonwealth Scholarship to Instructor rating, which were hard to obtain for a woman.


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