15/11/2019 16/11/2019

Special event to honour WWII’s 307 Squadron

An event to honour the Polish 307 Squadron has been organized for November 15-16.

The 307 Squadron Project invites you to Exeter’s Guildhall for the special event ‘Lest We Forget’ which will take place between 10:00-16:00.

The event also marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day, by commemorating Poles who took part in D-Day.

The ‘Lest We Forget’ project includes: The story of the Polish 307 Squadron. The History of Exeter Airport where 307 Squadron were based from 1941-1943. ‘The Polish D-Day Story’ exhibition which shows the role of the Polish military during D-Day. meeting with authors of the graphic novel ‘Dog Fight: Airdogs’ and much more.

On Friday 15 November, ‘307 Squadron Day’, at 10:00 the Polish flag will be raised over the Guildhall by the Deputy Lord Mayor of Exeter.