Fysh, Hudson, (Sir) (1895-1974)

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Fysh, Hudson (1895-1974)
Fysh, Wilmot Hudson, (Sir) (1895-1974)
Fysh, Wilmot Hudson (1895-1974)
Field of activity
Airline Director; Business executive
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Biographies

Sir Wilmot Hudson Fysh (1895-1974), airline director, was born on 7 January 1895 at Launceston, Tasmania, son of Frederick Wilmot Fysh, merchant, and his wife Mary, daughter of Henry Reed. His great-uncle...

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(Sir) Wilmot Hudson (Hudson) Fysh and Pat McGinness were commissioned by the Australian government in 1919 to survey the Longreach (Queensland)-Darwin section of the route for the government's £10,000 prize contest for a flight from England to Australia. In 1920 Fysh and McGinness were two of the four founders of Qantas (Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Ltd).

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Fysh, Wilmot Hudson (Hudson)
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Fysh, Sir Wilmot Hudson (1895-1974), airline director
    Percival, J.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1981
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 8, 603-605
  3. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

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  1. Qantas rising : the autobiography of the Flying Fysh / Sir Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1965-1966 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 48 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 82.797)

  2. Qantas at war / Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson, Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1968-1996 ]
    At 58 libraries
    Qantas at war / Hudson Fysh
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  3. Qantas rising / Sir Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1965-1996 ]
    At 15 libraries
    Qantas rising / Sir Hudson Fysh
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  4. Papers of Sir Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson, Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Unpublished : 1937-1967 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Sir Hudson Fysh
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  5. Taming the north / by Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1933-1996 ]
    At 53 libraries
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  6. Air journey to England / by Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1938 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26.093)

  7. Speeches and statements given by Sir Hudson Fysh on the occasion of the opening Qantas Sydney - Vancouver service / Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1954 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  8. Speeches and statements given overseas by Sir Hudson Fysh on the occasion of the first Boeing 707 delivery flight from Seattle to Sydney / Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1959 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  9. Henry Reed : Van Diemen's Land pioneer / by his grandson Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson, Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1973 ]
    At 33 libraries
    Henry Reed : Van Diemen's Land pioneer / by his grandson Hudson Fysh
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  10. Australiana, miscellaneous literature, prints and drawings : the properties of Mrs. E. H. B. Neill, the executors of the late Sir Hudson Fysh ... and from various sources, which will be sold at Auction by Christie, Manson and Woods (Australia) Ltd
    Christie, Manson & Woods (Australia)
    [ Book : 1975 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  1. Qantas rising : the autobiography of the Flying Fysh / Sir Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1965-1966 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 48 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 82.676)

  2. Qantas at war / Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson, Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1968-1996 ]
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    Qantas at war / Hudson Fysh
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59.727)

  3. Qantas rising / Sir Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1965-1996 ]
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    Qantas rising / Sir Hudson Fysh
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  4. Papers of Sir Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson, Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Unpublished : 1937-1967 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Sir Hudson Fysh
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27.543)

  5. Air journey to England / by Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1938 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  6. Flying High : The Story of Hudson Fysh, Qantas and the Trail-blazing Days of Early Aviation
    Hall, Timothy, 1938-
    [ Book : 1979-1986 ]
    At 42 libraries
    Flying High : The Story of Hudson Fysh, Qantas and the Trail-blazing Days of Early Aviation
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  7. [Biographical cuttings on Sir Hudson Fysh, former aviator, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  8. Qantas rising : the autobiography of the Flying Fysh / Sir Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1965 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 22.888)

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  9. Speeches and statements given by Sir Hudson Fysh on the occasion of the opening Qantas Sydney - Vancouver service / Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1954 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21.174)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21.174)

  10. Speeches and statements given overseas by Sir Hudson Fysh on the occasion of the first Boeing 707 delivery flight from Seattle to Sydney / Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Hudson Sir, 1895-1974
    [ Book : 1959 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.949)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.949)

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  1. Website: Using Lives: Essays in Australian Biography and History
    adb.anu.edu.au
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    • ... of Death Author Fysh, Sir Wilmot Hudson (18951974) Fysh, Sir Wilmot Hudson (18951974) Born 7 January 1895......adb.anu.edu.au/lifesummary/fysh-sir-wilmot-hudson-6263.html...
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  1. Portrait of Sir Hudson Fysh, 1971 /...
    Wingfield, Robe...
    [ Photograph : 1971 ]
    Portrait of Sir Hudson Fysh, 1971 / Robert Wingfield
  2. Hudson Fysh cleaning up the BE2E , ...
    [ Photograph : 1921 ]
    Hudson Fysh cleaning up the BE2E , Thargomindah, Queensland, 1921
  3. Group portrait of, from left to rig...
    [ Photograph : 1954 ]
    Group portrait of, from left to right, William Dobell, Sir Hudson Fysh, Thelma Clune, Dr Peter Russo and Frank Clune, ca. 1954
  4. Shadow of hot air balloon on way do...
    Fysh, Hudson Si...
    [ Photograph : 1965 ]
    Shadow of hot air balloon on way down to land, piloted by Hans J. Bergmann with passengar Hudson Fysh, Eisenstadt, Austria, 27 October 1965 / Sir Hudson Fysh
  5. Ross and Keith Smith's Vickers Vimy...
    Fysh, Hudson Si...
    [ Photograph : 1919 ]
    Ross and Keith Smith's Vickers Vimy biplane bomber G-EAOU landing on a field at Darwin, 10 December 1919 / Hudson Fysh
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    Model T Ford, driven by Sir Hudson Fysh at Winton, Queensland
  1. HER MAJESTY HAS HONORED US WELL
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 1 June 1953 p 6 Article Illustrated
    ... Beard, R.A.C.5.; Sgl. Cecil George Sir William McKic Ma.j.-Gcn. Sir Clive Steele Sil Hudson I jsh ... -tinguished service in the Australian Army. Lieut.-General Sir     Sydney Rowell served with distinction in ... 2699 words
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  2. PERSONAL. MR. HUDSON FYSH.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Thursday 4 August 1927 p 7 Article Illustrated
    ... PERSONAL. MR. HUDSON FYSH. MR. HUDSON FYSH, the managing director of the famous "Qantas ... -ways. They go straight there, and they come straight back. So Mr. Hudson Fysh says, any-way; and he ought to ... 624 words
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  3. Mr. Hudson Fysh's Regret SYDNEY, Wednesday.
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 24 June 1937 p 21 Article
    ... Mr. Hudson Fysh's Regret SYDNEY, Wednesday. Mr. Hudson Fysh, managing direc-tor of Qantas Empire ... Airways, Ltd., who several times met Sir Eric Geddes in course of the negotiations which     ... 66 words
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    NT WW2 - QANTAS
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  3. Asia Pacifica - Aust non-NLA
    Asia Pacifica - Aust non-NLA
    Created by TroveSupport, 183 items.

    Iconic Australian images for Digital NZ Asia Pacifica project - from collections other than NLA

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  1. Wings to the World : The Story of Qantas 1945-1966
    Fysh, Sir Hudson
    [ Book : 1970 ]
    At 49 libraries
    Wings to the World : The Story of Qantas 1945-1966
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  2. My reminiscences / by Sir George Houstoun Reid
    Reid, G. H. Sir, (George Houstoun), 1845-1918
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  3. Qantas rising: the autobiography of the Flying Fysh
    Fysh, Sir Wilmot Hudson
    [ Book : 1965 ]
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  4. Dark and hurrying days : Menzies' 1941 diary / edited by A.W. Martin and Patsy Hardy
    Menzies, Robert Sir, 1894-1978
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    Dark and hurrying days : Menzies' 1941 diary / edited by A.W. Martin and Patsy Hardy
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  1. Qantas Rising / Sir Wilmot Hudson Fysh
    Fysh, Sir Wilmot Hudson, 1895 - 1974
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  2. Dark and hurrying days : Menzies' 1941 diary / edited by A.W. Martin and Patsy Hardy
    Menzies, Robert Sir, 1894-1978
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  3. The complete angler, or, Contemplative man's recreation : being a discourse on rivers, fish-ponds, fish, and fishing, in two parts / the first written by Mr. Isaak Walton ; the second by Charles Cotton, Esq. To which is now prefixed the lives of the ...
    Walton, Izaak, 1593-1683
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    The complete angler, or, Contemplative man's recreation : being a discourse on rivers, fish-ponds, fish, and fishing, in two parts / the first written by Mr. Isaak Walton ; the second by Charles Cotton, Esq. To which is now prefixed the lives of the authors ... and notes historical, critical and explanatory
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  4. Laurence McIntyre interviewed by Mel Pratt for the Mel Pratt collection
    McIntyre, Laurence, Sir, 1912-1981
    [ Sound : 1975 ]
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  1. Sir Wilmot Hudson Fysh NG2580 [Records]
    [ Unpublished : 1895-1974 ]
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  2. [Fysh, Hudson (Sir) : programs and invitations ephemera material collected by the National Library of Australia]
    [ Published : 1900 ]
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  3. The complete angler, or, Contemplative man's recreation : being a discourse on rivers, fish-ponds, fish, and fishing, in two parts / the first written by Mr. Isaak Walton ; the second by Charles Cotton, Esq. To which is now prefixed the lives of the ...
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    [ Book, Microform, Article, Audio book : 1653-2016 ]
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  1. Index page [coming soon]
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1957) Tuesday 31 December 1940 [INDEX Jan 1940-Dec 1940] p 3

    Government Gazette Index And Contents

    ... , four notices 756, 804, 904. Fisher. W. R., 2067. Fletcher, J. W., 1074, Garran, Sir R. R., 507. Hanlon ... , J. J. A., 714. Harvie, E. H., 1254. Jones, J. M., 1462. Kappler, R. G., 2068. Knowles, Sir G. S ... 18069 words
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    ... Hudson FySh, 26th Light Horse; Staff Sergeant William John Eddington Australian Army Medical Corps ... Colonel Sir Tannatt William Edgeworth David, K.B.E., C.M.G., D.S.O. With Bank of Major.—Honorary Major Henry ... 3393 words
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    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1957) Tuesday 4 January 1938 [Issue No.1] p 1

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    Extract: LIST OF PERMANENT OFFICERS OF THE COMMONWEALTH SERVICE ON 30th JUNE, 1937. Printed and Published for the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia by L. S\ ... 608853 words
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  1. My reminiscences / by Sir George Houstoun Reid
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  3. Sir Hudson Fysh Drive, Cloncurry - 060175-15QLD-RTR
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  4. Home and away: [Sir William Dobell painted the portraits of two businessmen who did much to promote the image of Australia in this country and abroad]
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