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Today is Black Cat Day!
While various superstitions surround black cats, this little felt brooch was considered a good luck charm by Flying Officer Alfred Knewstubb. He carried the cat in a pocket of his battledress blouse during World War Two.

Read more about lucky charms and superstition in our blog: buff.ly/3jGsbUf

We'd love to see your lucky black cats in the comments! 😉

📷 : Air Force Museum of New Zealand
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Today is Black Cat Day! 
While various superstitions surround black cats, this little felt brooch was considered a good luck charm by Flying Officer Alfred Knewstubb. He carried the cat in a pocket of his battledress blouse during World War Two. 

Read more about lucky charms and superstition in our blog: https://buff.ly/3jGsbUf

Wed love to see your lucky black cats in the comments! 😉

📷 : Air Force Museum of New Zealand

View of the Air Force publicity or recruiting display inside the [X] Town Hall in 1943.

Who can guess the town to fill in the blank? 😉

Discover more photos like this one in our online photo library ▶️ buff.ly/33klpLh

📷: RNZAF Official, Ref WbG1224-43
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View of the Air Force publicity or recruiting display inside the [X] Town Hall in 1943.

Who can guess the town to fill in the blank? 😉 

Discover more photos like this one in our online photo library ▶️ https://buff.ly/33klpLh

📷: RNZAF Official, Ref WbG1224-43

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Wellington.

im picking a smaller center such as Blenheim or Nelson

This is indeed Waiharakeke/Blenheim! Impressive guesswork!

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The Air Force Museum is OPEN today!
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