British Flying School Museum honors pilots
The No. 1 British Flying Training School Museum’s annual Remembrance Day ceremony will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in Oakland Memorial Park, 117 Bradshaw St., followed by a Heritage Tea at the museum, 119 Silent Wings Blvd.
The Remembrance Day ceremony honors 20 British cadets who died in plane crashes while receiving their pilot training at the Terrell Municipal Airport before and during World War II. They are buried in a designated area of the cemetery under the British flag. The plots are maintained by Terrell residents under the supervision of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
The event is free and open to the public. For information, visit bftsmuseum.org or call 972-551-1122.