Angela Walker: Book Launch
14 June 2017 , 18.00
When: Wednesday 14 June, 6pm
Where: Takapuna Library
Cost: Gold coin, RSVP.
'From Battle of Britain Airman to POW Escapee: The Story of Ian Walker RAF'
Angela Walker will talk about her book,
From Battle of Britain Airman to POW Escapee: The Story of Ian Walker RAF. Ian was part of a night fighter squadron based at Manston and heralded as one of The Few. After the Battle of Britain, he joined 115 Squadron and flew scores of death-defying missions over Germany in Wellington Bombers.
Angela takes the reader on a thrilling journey into the heart of Europe’s theatre of war. She also reveals many surprising discoveries about the man who was her father. A local North Shore girl and former Rangitoto College student, Angela shares memories of Ian Walker RAF and read from his letters and journals. It will also be the official launch of Angela’s book.
Light refreshments served from 6pm, author talk starts at 6.30pm. Copies will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of South Pacific Books.
RSVP to Helen Woodhouse on (09) 890 4903 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.