Story: Mercer, James Cuthbert

James Cuthbert Mercer outside his airline headquarters, 1935

James Cuthbert Mercer outside his airline headquarters, 1935

In 1934 Bert Mercer started his own airline, Air Travel New Zealand, which was based at Hokitika.

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West Coast Historical Museum, Leo White Collection
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How to cite this page:

John King. 'Mercer, James Cuthbert', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998, updated November, 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/4m51/mercer-james-cuthbert (accessed 22 September 2020)