The Greatest Generation: Punta Gorda Army Air Field 1942-1945

An exhibit honoring our greatest generation and their contributions to World War II in Charlotte County. Displays of the Punta Gorda Army Air Field, a training field for fighter pilots who eventually saw service in Europe and the South Pacific, opened its first classes in 1944. The exhibit shows a personal side to the men at the field and also pays tribute to the little town that supported them.

Date and Time:

10:30am - 5:00pm August 10, 2015 - November 12, 2015


Mid-County Regional Library
2050 Forrest Nelson Blvd.
Port Charlotte, FL 33952

Free Event


Event Repeat Summary:

Displays available to public daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the library. Closed Sundays

Contact Information:

Jacqueline Brown