11 March-31 March
2 Fly Boys and a Brigadier
Discover the stories of New Zealand’s #1 flying ace, Ronald Burns Bannerman, the exploits in the air of local farmer and WW2 pilot Wilfred Elder and the district’s own Brigadier, James Hargest, who was born in Mandeville.
All three were highly decorated for their war efforts.
This is a Southland Heritage Month Event.
Heritage month brochure [PDF, 11 MB]
Where: Croydon Aviation Heritage Centre, 1558 Waimea Highway, Mandeville
When:From Saturday 11 March, 9:30am to 4:30pm(weekdays), 11.00am to 3.00pm (weekdays)
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