Basil Rawdon Hastings Sharp
Son of Francis Granville Sharp and Louise Margaret Sharp, of Gisborne.
On a cross country instrument navigation exercise, the Fairey Gordon piloted by Basil Sharp and Leslie Wright was seen flying low over trees before banking steeply and crashing to the ground on the Northern side of Leithfield Beach Road.
[For Your Tomorrow, Errol Martyn, Volume 1, Page 102]
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