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Remembrance Sunday 2017 – New Forest Airfields Memorial

The day started well; no rain, 4 members arrived at 10.15 am and started assembling the flag poles and flags. Four additional wreaths were displayed alongside the 7 wreaths placed on Saturday.                  … Continue reading

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The Olivier LeFloch Newsletters – Issue No. 9

This month, we publish the ninth of Olivier’s Newsletters, which chronicles the advance of the American 367th Fighter Group, across France in WWII. If you have read the previous Newsletters, you will have learned about their experiences leading up to … Continue reading

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“Whom did we fight in WW2? Youngsters haven’t a clue”

Shocking ignorance of WWII among the UK adult population revealed in new poll.                                                        … Continue reading

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FONFA Museum Open Days for 2018

The FONFA Trustees have agreed a list of Museum Open Day dates for 2018. See the list on the ‘Open Days and What’s New’ section of the website.

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New Forest Airfields Memorial vandalised

The Memorial at Holmsley South was vandalised between 31st August and 3rd September. The damage has now been repaired. A full report is posted on the ‘News’ section of the website.

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Local MP visits the FONFA Museum in Bransgore

For a report, click on our ‘News’ page headline above.

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New Model Diorama added to Messerschmitt bf110 propeller blade cabinet

A new model diorama has been added to the Spitfire Mk I/Messerschmitt bf110 cabinet in the FONFA Museum, depicting the shooting down of the German fighter at Blackhill, south of West Wellow, by Flt Lt J.H.G.’Butch’ McArthur of 609 Squadron, … Continue reading

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