First Nations flyers: Australian Aboriginal pilots and aircrew during the Second World War - NAIDOC Week
Free public talk
BAE Systems Theatre, 12.30pm
At least four known Aboriginal pilots and aircrew flew operational missions as members of the Royal Australian Air Force during the Second World War. These men flew a diverse mix of aircraft over the Mediterranean, Pacific, and European theatres of war. This special NAIDOC Week presentation will take a look at each member, the aircraft they flew, and what became of them.