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RAF Exhibition Wins Highly Commended Award

RAF Exhibition Wins Highly Commended Award

The RAF Museum exhibition “Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage in the RAF” was given a Highly Commended Award in the ‘Best Temporary Exhibition’ category at the Museums and Heritage Awards 2015 held recently in London, UK. “Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage” in the RAF tells... Read more of this article

WWII Veteran Philip Lamb Laid To Rest

WWII Veteran Philip Lamb Laid To Rest

Philip Lamb — one of four black Bermudians to serve in the Royal Air Force in World War Two [1939-45] — was laid to rest yesterday [May 5] after passing away at the age of 90. Mr. Lamb reached the rank of Leading Aircraftsman with the RAF and lived through a German bombing raid which left him hospitalised with serious injuries.Mr Lamb —... Read more of this article

World War Two Vet Lamb: “A Bermudian Hero”

World War Two Vet Lamb: “A Bermudian Hero”

Philip Lamb — one of four black Bermudians to serve in the Royal Air Force in World War Two [1939-45] — died yesterday [May 2] at the age of 90. One of Bermuda’s oldest surviving war veterans, St. David’s resident Mr. Lamb [pictured] reached the rank of leading aircraftsman with the RAF and among other wartime exploits lived... Read more of this article