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Registration: G-ABOC

Construction Number: 2201

Code Number: G-ABOC

Model De Havilland DH.80A Puss Moth

Operator: Private

Airport: Nairobi - Wilson (WIL / HKNW), Kenya

Photographer: William Heber Percy collection

Date Taken: 05/10/1936

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L-R in front of the plane: Mary Violet McCallum, wife of Duncan McCallum. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Duncan_McCallum (Passenger) Lord Lovat who led 4 Commando and later on the 1st Special Service Brigade during the D-Day invasion of Sword beach. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simon_Fraser,_15th_Lord_Lovat Fl Lt John Heber Percy who owned G-ABOC from January 1936 to February 1938. His Log book and photo album record this as the end of a 27hr 20 min, 2,500 mile flight over three days from Cairo to Nairobi. At the time he was ADC to Sir Miles Lampson, High Commissioner to Egypt and Sudan.

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