G-AUDO Airco D.H.6
Rare shot from the John
Hopton collection of one of several Airco D.H.6 machines civilianized
after WW I. First
registered in December 1921 to C.D. Pratt of Geelong, it passed to L.F.
Pratt in June
1927. The c/n listed on the registration page
in the aircraft register at Henty
House was its prior military
serial of C1972. G-AUDO left Geelong in January 1928
sold to K.R.M. Farmer.
This worthy quickly turned around and sold it to D.H. Jenkins in
March of that year, and a scant six months after
that it was stuck off the register (on 30