Winkie: World War Two Winged Heroine

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

Was invited to give public lecture drawing on historical research on incidents involving animals during the Second World War, with an emphasis on airborne anti-shipping operations over the North Sea and along the coast of Norway, and the incident for which a pigeon known as Winkie was awarded the Dickin Medal.
Period12 Dec 2018
Event typeOther
LocationDundeeShow on map