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Person/Organization: Warner, James

Historical Items

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Item 25336

Crew of Southern Cross, California, 1928

Contributed by: Hamlin Memorial Library and Museum Date: 1928 Location: Oakland Media: Photographic print

Item 25463

Commemorative stamp cover, Australia, 1958

Contributed by: Paris Cape Historical Society Date: 1928-10-06 Location: Sydney Media: Ink on paper

Item 25465

Southern Cross on runway, San Francisco, 1928

Contributed by: Paris Cape Historical Society Date: circa 1928 Location: San Francisco; Brisbane Media: Photographic print

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Harry Lyon: An Old Sea Dog Takes to the Air

Through a chance meeting, Harry Lyon of Paris Hill became the navigator on the 1928 flight of the Southern Cross, the first trans-Pacific flight. His skill as a navigator, despite his lack of experience, was a key factor on the flight's success.