De havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide  A33-1                (c/n  6259)


The above is a lovely J.T. Harrison/RAAF photo from the CAHS collection taken over
                                 . Cootamundra, circa 1940-41.   This Rapide was ex-VH-UUO  impressed into service
                                   in July 1940.  (It was released back into ANA use in 1942).        Seven ex civil register
                                   Rapides saw service with the RAAF during the war.  The one below is possibly A33-3,
                                   ex VH-UFF.    This shot is from the Goulburn War Memorial Museum archives.