ZK-ALP de Havilland D.H.82A Tiger Moth
Another Tiger of the West Coast United Aero Club.
Previously RAF R5008 and RNZAF
at Hatfield, UK in 1940. Sold to West Coast United in
1946. Went to
NZ Ltd, Palmerston North in 1950 and converted to a topdresser.
damaged in an
accident at Makaretu in 1957 when it was overturned by a tailwind and
use. (Probably rotted away behind a barn
somewhere). In 2009 Chris
Maher sent me another
shot of -ALP (below) reposing, along with VH-BDZ
on a farm
Chris thinks, that of his Grandfather at Ohingaiti