Jane (Jean) Gardner Batten

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Jane (Jean) Gardner Batten

Birthplace: Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
Death: Died in Palma, Majorca, Spain
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Frederick Harold Batten and Ellen Batten
Sister of Frederick Harold Batten and John Edward Batten

Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About Jane (Jean) Gardner Batten

Jean Gardner Batten CBE OSC (15 September 1909 – 22 November 1982) was a New Zealand aviatrix. Born in Rotorua, she became the best-known New Zealander of the 1930s, internationally, by taking a number of record-breaking solo flights across the world.

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Jane (Jean) Gardner Batten's Timeline

September 15, 1909
Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
November 22, 1982
Age 73
Palma, Majorca, Spain