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My Life


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Welcomed Home on the Conclusion of my England-New Zealand Flight Frontispiece
At Stag Lane Aerodrome 26
Being greeted by Colonel Tempesti at Rome 27
Supervising the Engine Work at Calcutta 58
Acknowledging the Welcome on Arrival at Sydney 59
A Maori Greeting 88
Taking off for England 89
The President of Brazil, Dr Vargas, confers upon me the Order of the Southern Cross 170
My Arrival at Buenos Aires 171
Being welcomed to Uruguay by the President's Daughter 192
At The Sorbonne 193
With my Mother and Officers of the Spanish Air Force at Seville 210
Receiving the Cross of the Legion of Honour from Lieutenant-Colonel Wateau 211
With the Gull at Hatfield Aerodrome 220
A Film Interview before leaving for New Zealand 221
The Gull takes off into the Dawn bound for New Zealand 238
Mount Egmont, New Zealand 239
FLying over Auckland 252
Arriving at Auckland 253
Trout-fishing at Lake Wakatipu 260page 14
Searching for the Missing Air Liner 261
Magnetic Anthills near Darwin 268
Customs Clearance Document from Port Darwin 269
At Rambang with the Dutch Administrator, M. Barker, and his Party 282
The Aerodrome at Nicosia after the Cloudburst 283
The Welcome at Croydon 288
At the Royal Aero Club Reception 289
Being televised at the B.B.C. Studios, Alexandra Palace 292
Tea at the Mansion House with the Lord Mayor and Lady Twyford and Viscount Wakefield 293
With "Jean Batten" at Madame Tussaud's 296
Arrival at Stockholm 297