Jim Coulthart with the Memphis Belle

Herkimer County Historical Society presents Airplane Tales

Date: May 25, 2023
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: 406 North Main St, Herkimer, NY
Organizer: Herkimer County Historical Society
Phone: (315) 866-6413
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Airplane Tales with Jim Coulthart on Thursday, May 25th at 5:30 pm at the Herkimer County Historical Society, 406 North Main St, Herkimer.

Research conducted by Jim Coulthart, a local amateur military aviation historian. It is a collection of WW2 anecdotes, incidents, accidents with ties to the Upstate and Central New York area. Herkimer area resident Harold V. Shaul and his service in the Pacific Theater is among those to be showcased. Also to be included are tales of other men (and women) and their machines with names such as “Able Mabel”, “Getaway Gertie” ,“Hot Stuff”, “Pistol Ball”, “Genevieve”, along with many others.