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24-November-2014
24-November-2014

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

An airport terminal builiding commemorates Paul McGinness , who was a former resident of Framlingham, a decorated World War One pilot and helped to establish the QANTAS airline with his business partner Hudson Fysh.

He served in Palestine, landed at Gallipoli, flew on dozens of missions in rudimentary aeroplanes and shot down at least seven enemy aircraft.

Location

Address:Mailors Flat – Koroit Road, Warrnambool Regional Airport, Mailors Flat, 3275
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.299322
Long: 142.449292
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Aviation

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 21st November, 2014
Source: MA
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