Marshall FordhamPrint Page
|Address:||331 Aerodrome Road, Mangalore Airport, Mangalore, 3663|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.889281|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 28th May, 1988|
The Marshall Fordham Tower
This plaque commemorates Marshall Reginald Fordham (1912 - 1987)
Senior mechanical engineer.
Department of Civil Aviation (1947 - 1973). who designed this unique transportable control tower.
Unveiled by W. G. Willoughby.
Regional Director : Victoria / Tasmania
Department of Transport and Communications,
28th May 1988.
Erected by the Department of Aviation Historical Society.