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Harry Lyon, Paris Hill, ca. 1927

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Harry Lyon, Paris Hill, ca. 1927
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Henry W. (Harry) Lyon Jr. in a car in front of his family's home at Paris Hill, about 1927.

In 1928, Lyon was the navigator aboard the Southern Cross, a Fokker tri-motor piloted by Australian Charles Kingsford Smith. It was the first flight across the Pacific.

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