Bay of Plenty Branch Branch Meeting. Topic: "Black Monday"
: Friday 6 March 2020 ; starting 5.00 pm for 6:00 pm
: Classic Flyers, 9 Jean Batten Drive
: Bryan Cox
: BLACK MONDAY
It’s 75 years since the RNZAF lost eight fighter pilots flying Corsairs in as single operation returning to Greene Island in a tropical storm in WW2
On the eve of his 20th birthday, Bryan was on the same sortie and by chance survived while eight of his peers perished
A DVD titled ‘Black Monday’
was compiled by Cameron Sly and features interviews by his grandfather Phil Rouse as well as Bryan.
75 years after the event, please do Bryanthe honour of recognising his war service by attending this presentation.
Light supper to follow -gold coin is requested
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