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Duigan, John Robertson (1882 - 1951)

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Aviator and Electrical engineer
Born: 31 May 1882  Terang, Victoria, Australia.  Died: 11 June 1951  Ringwood, Victoria, Australia.
John Robertson Duigan made the first flight in Australia of a locally designed and built aircraft (1910). A memorial to him was unveiled in 1960 on the Mia Mia-Lancefield road, near the site of this historic flight.
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Created: 25 May 2001
Modified: 27 July 2006

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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