Model aircraft; Pye, Thomas Ellis; 13955
Model aircraftAbout this object
Handmade model of a twinseater Tiger Moth, with Air Force insignia on the upper wing (2) & both sides of the fuselage & tail. The body is made of light balsa, with a wooden propellor and 2 wheels wired on. Cotton thread is strung between the struts & fuselage.Maker
405 x 483 x 150mm (LWH)Subject and Association Description
Thomas Ellis Pye, L.A.C 40431, served at Ohakea, Levin, Wigram, Blenheim & Tauranga during WWII.Object Type
My Father made this model, and I'd dearly love to see it for real when I next return to NZ. Can anyone tell me please which Museum it is located in???