Jean Batten in NZ

July 18, 1934

Last updated 05:00 27/11/2012
Jean Batten
Miss Jean Batten greets her mother, Mrs E. Batten who arrived from England by the Rangitiki.

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This photograph shows aviator Jean Batten's mother clasping the hand of her famous daughter just after the vessel Rangitiki berthed in New Zealand after travelling from England.

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- The Southland Times


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