During WWII, thousands of American aircraft crashed in training accidents in the continental United States. Expert Aviation Archaeologist Dr. Megan Lickliter-Mundon discusses the many WWII-era aircraft wreck sites that still exist in the Pacific North West region.
Featured during her talk will be stunning examples of the incredible 3D-imagery that her and her colleagues have created based around by taking thousands of pictures of these downed aircraft, left where they crashed over 75 years ago.
FREE with Museum admission.
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II; a war historians dubbed “The Good War” because it was a war that had to be fought and won. Untold Stories: World War II at 75, pays tribute to this important anniversary with new exhibits, special programs and events featuring a diverse array of some of the lesser known heroes and their stories.