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TERRY, Bobbie

Additional Information:

With Jean Gardiner, was the first woman to own her own aircraft (a De Soutter) which she flew on family property in Quirindi, New South Wales.


Resources

  • Image - Bobbie Terry, June 1930

    Wikimedia Commons: File:Photographed by Sam Hood.jpg


  • Image - Amy Johnson photographed with friends, June 1930

    Description : Format: Black & white photoprint Notes: Amy Johnson, first female pilot to fly alone from Britain to Australia, photographed with friends in Sydney, June 1930 [l to r: Evelyn Follett, Bobbie Terry, Margaret Skelton, Amy Johnson, Alice Upfold, Freda Deaton, Phyllis Arnott, Margaret Riordan] From the collections of the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au Date: 1 June 1930, 00:00:00 Author: State Library of New South Wales collection

    Wikimedia Commons: File:Photographed by Sam Hood.jpg


  • References

    Walton, Nancy Bird.  (1990).  My God! it's a woman.  North Ryde, N.S.W.:  Collins/Angus & Robertson, p. 111.