VH-UUC de Havilland D.H.60GIII
this lo-res image the -UUC can be just be discerned under the port wing
on this photo,
from the Kevin
OReilly collection, taken by Wally Dalitz at Nhill, Victoria, probably
Moths with the
inverted Gipsy Major engine were almost indistinguishable from the
later Tiger Moth.
first registered in September 1935 to Miss F. Thompson of South Yarra,
probably based at Essendon. In September 1939 it was sold to the
Aero Club of Broken Hill.
Its CofA lapsed in April `1941 and it
was stored until after the war. I wonder why it
impressed into service with the
RAAF? Too non standard? Anyway, it was finally
register in October 1947.