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Smokey Dawson Technical Volunteer Smokey Dawson – Technical Volunteer Smokey joined the Royal New Zealand Air Force as a boy entrant in 1963. He had an eventful career as an airframe fitter, working on the Bristol Freighter, DC-6 and Hastings, through to the C-130 Hercules. He travelled to England in 1976 to undergo training on…

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Anzac Day Over the Decades

Since Anzac Day was marked for the first time in 1916, Kiwis and Australians around the world have gathered to reflect on New Zealand and Australia’s national day of remembrance. The day holds special significance, because it is an opportunity to remember and honour the service and sacrifice of those who have gone before us. The Museum archives unit documents how…

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