Albert Keith Hancock
Son of Sydney Alfred and Ruby Elsie Hancock, of Hamilton.
During an aerobatic display at Carter’s Beach, Westport, he failed to recover from a stall turn from around 1200 ft and crashed. His passenger, a school teacher, survived with injuries. Albert had 1428 hrs solo experience on Tiger Moth aircraft.
[For Your Tomorrow, Errol Martyn, Volume 2, Page 152]
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