75th Anniversary 2018

Sunday 27th may

Michele Bonollo, from Australia, will be our guest with a Presentation on the 56th Fighter Group. Michele is a pencil drawing artist she will be talking about her experiences meeting, interviewing, and drawing pilots and showing her work.

Maria Louie, from America, will be talking about her father, Will, who served with the 354th Fighter Group, originally as an instrument mechanic, but later did the nose art on the Mustang aircraft. Will 

 

Sunday 10th June

Museum will be open 1-5.

An extra museum open day. To commemorate the arrival, 75 years ago of the 386th Bomb Group with their B26 marauders.

The family of Paul Suway who was a tail gunner on the Marauder “Miss Fortune 11” will be our guests.

John Camp the museum’s Marauder curator will be giving a presentation on “Mr Shorty” the large section of fuselage in the museum collection.


Tuesday 19th June 7.30pm

Presentation
How a WW2 airfield affected a small village


Sunday 24th June

New Exhibition. "Airfield buildings then and now"


Today, Boxted Airfield Historical Group has received £3,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for an exciting exhibition of Boxted Airfield buildings then and now at the Airfield Museum in Langham. The project will start immediately and the exhibition will be launched in June 2018 as part of the 75th anniversary commemoration of the airfield. Made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, the project focuses on recording the buildings that are left on the airfield site before they disappear.



Outside the Museum
"International Museums on the air"
South Essex Amateur Radio Society
Broadcasting from the site


Period Vehicle Display - Refreshments

Normal museum admission charges apply

Keep watching the website for further updates.

75th Anniversary souvenir calendar available click for more details

 

 



More info 07503952354

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