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Wills’s Aviation Card #80–”Short” Biplane.

History Behind The Card: “Short” Biplane. Card #80 of 85, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1912, Vice Regal Mixture – Black-back issue Horace Leonard Short on July 2, 1872 in Chilton Colliery, Durham, England, Great Britain – April 6, 1917 … Continue reading

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Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Announces Arrival of Lancaster from UK Tour

Hamilton, Ontario–The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum is pleased to announce the much anticipated flight home of their beloved Lancaster. As most locals know, the Lancaster left Hamilton, Ontario, Canada on August 5, 2014 for an epic tour of the UK … Continue reading

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WWI – Air Force Recruitment Poster

Here’s a great poster from WWI with the Bitish Royal Air Force looking for people. Key to the advertisement’s recruiting  – other than the allure of possibly being a pilot – is that even if you are part of the … Continue reading

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