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Tweets from our Archives

Engage with our Archives in a new way! Through Twitter, our team have been sharing some of the treasures we have in our archives, as well as providing a peek into the everyday life of the research team here at the Air Force Museum. 

behind the photo

This photo of on the left of the WRAF women is from the A.E.W. McDonald Collection; Arnold McDonald was from Oamaru and served in the RFC in World War One. From the collection of the Air Force Museum. 

Make: Lanovia. Model: C-550. Digitised for Air Force Museum of New Zealand by NZMS from original material.

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Page from Frank Cardwell’s log book.

New to the Collection

Promotional poster for the 1969 film 'Battle of Britain', now in the Air Force Museum collection.

The ‘Battle of Britain’ comes to New Zealand

Group of pilots from 'B' Flight, No. 32 Squadron, resting on the grass in front of one of their Hurricanes at RAF Hawkinge during the Battle of Britain. L-R: Pilot Officer RF Smythe, Pilot Officer K Gillman, Pilot Officer JE Proctor, Flight Lieutenant PM Brothers, Pilot Officer DH Grice, Pilot Officer PM Gardner, Pilot Officer AF Eckford.
Image ref HIST1558, Air Force Museum of New Zealand.

Remembering ‘The Few’ 80 Years On

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Entry to the Museum is free, donations are appreciated.

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