Aviation Pioneer Captain Harry Butler

‘The Red Devil: The story of South Australian Aviation Pioneer Captain Harry Butler, AFC ‘ by Les Parsons and Samantha Battams, is now available from Wakefield Press (and will be in bookshops shortly).

The book is being launched on the evening of 3rd August 2019 at Minlaton Town Hall as part of 100th anniversary celebrations of Harry’s airmail flight from Minlaton to Adelaide.

It will also be launched by Hon Dr Susan Close, MP, Member for Port Adelaide, at the South Australian Aviation Museum, Port Adelaide, on 17th August 2019 at 11am. http://www.saam.org.au/harry-butler-centenary-book-launch-at-saam/ (all welcome, free event). FB registration here: https://www.facebook.com/events/346071616284583/

Also of note is the 95th anniversary of Harry Butler’s death, on 30th July 2019.