Guinea Airways (New Guinea) - Flight Crew List.

† Denotes killed in the line of duty


Blackman, M
 
Boyden, Rex H.
 
Cameron, T. S. ‘Ginger’
 
Cannon, George William
 
Chambers, E. R.
 
Chater, Eric J.
Acting General Manager, after Ian Grabowsky's departure. Later became General Manager
Clarke, Harry Richard
 
Clarke, R. L. ‘Nobby’
Flew Convair CV-440s
Cross, Alan S.
Chief Pilot 1930. Later became the General Manager
Denny, Ormond Dare ‘Orm’
Previously with Goldfields Air Navigation. To Guinea 10/31
Ditton, Edward W.
 
Drayton, Frank
Previously with Air Gold Ltd. Killed in the crash of DH-60 VH-UMJ on 26/12/1932
Fader, Norman D. ‘Norm’
 
Garden, Kenneth G. 'Ken'
 
Gardiner, W. E. ‘Puss’
 
Grabowsky, Ian Hermam 'Grab'
 
Gray, Charles Henry ‘Charlie’
Younger brother of William Gray. Mainly flew Gypsy and Fox Moths. Transferred to Guinea Airways Australia 2/1942. Resigned to join A.N.A.
Gray, William Thomas
Previously with Pacific Aerial Transport and W. R. Carpenter. Flew DH-60G, DH-83, Junkers F13, W34s (wheels and floats), Junkers G31, Ford 4-AT / 5-AT and Stinson Reliants (wheels and floats). Transferred to Guinea Airways in Australia 2/1942
Gurney, Charles Robert
Ex R.A.A.F. Joined Guinea Airways 1929
Hammond, Henry Talbot ‘Bunny’
Previously with Air Gold Ltd as an engineer and Holden Air Transport. Mainly flew DH-50s with the company
Heath, Edwin Bowman ‘Bertie’
Ex R.F.C. and R.A.A.F. Joined the company 1931 to fly Junkers G.31s. Transferred to Guinea Airways in Australia
Hemsworth, Godfrey Ellard
 
Hosie, Ian James
 
Hughes, Hugh
Transferred to Guinea Airways in Australia
Jackson, G. H.
 
Jukes, John
Transferred to Guinea Airways in Australia
Koch, Albert Aubrey ‘Aub’
 
Lang, James 'Jim'
Transferred to Guinea Airways in Australia
Lynch-Blosse, P. W.
 
McGilvery, Harry Donald Lionel
 
Moody, Percy Harry ‘Skip’
Previously with Air Gold Ltd. Later flew with New England Airways and Airlines of South Australia
Mustar, Ernest Andrew ‘Pard’
Previously with Guinea Gold No Liability. Later became the Managing Director
Neal, Edgar H. 'Ted'
 
O’Dea, Frederick Thomas ‘Tommy’
Previously with Holdens Air Transport. Later Assistant General Manager of G.A.L.
Pepperday, Robert G. 'Bob'
Left company to join T.A.A.
Pratt, Charles
Flew occasional flights with Air Gold Ltd
Robins, William John
Also flew for the company in Australia
Rose, G.
 
Ross, Leslie ‘Les’
Just missed the Japanese air raid on Bulolo 2/1/1942 whilst flying the Junkers G.32 VH-UOW. Transferred to Guinea Airways in Australia
Schubert, Leonard E. 'Snow'
Transferred to Guinea Airways in Australia 2/1942
Selk, E. F.
 
Townsend, F.
 
Trist, Les T.
Previously with Air Gold Ltd. Killed in the crash of Junkers W34 VH-UNR on 22/5/1931
Turner, Jack ‘Payload’
 
Wild, Norman
 
Wiltshire, Sidney Noel ‘Sid’
Previously with North Queensland Airways.
Wiltshire, William Percy ‘Bill’
Previously with Mandated Territory Airways.
 

The initial list was compiled by Gil White with later additions by Fred Niven