5 AMU was important for me as in the mid 1970s my husband had been the Avionics Officer there, so we had attended many functions during those years. Both the 5 AMU and BFOM closures were sad events, even though they were filled with wonderful memories. Since then, many former military members and their families have looked back with nostalgia to those days and the years leading up to them.
Below, Hans and I at the 5 AMU closure. With us, Pete Giles (CO of 5 AMU in the latter 1970s) and his late wife, Joy. Capt. Dennis Zebiere was one of the hosts.
A few other events took place in the early 1990s. Here are a few of the pictures: