No. 6 Group and the Canadian Squadrons

Three thousand miles across a hunted ocean they came, wearing on the shoulder of their tunics the treasured name, "Canada," telling the world their origin. Young men and women they…

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No. 433 (Porcupine) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C C. Sinton: 9 November 1943 - 30 May 1944 W/C A. Lewington: 31 May 1944 - 5 November 1944 W/C G. Tambling: 6 November 1944 - 1…

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No. 428 (Ghost) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C A. Earle: 1 January 1943 - 20 February 1943 W/C D. Smith: 21 February 1943 - 14 September 1943 (POW)W/C W. Suggitt: 15 September 1943 - 30…

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No. 429 (Bison) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C J. Owen: 1 April 1943 - 31 May 1943 W/C J. Savard: 1 June 1943 - 23 June 1943 (KIA)W/C J. Piddington: 28 June 1943 - 27…

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No. 431 (Iroquois) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C J. Coverdale: 1 December 1942 - 1 June 1943 (KIA)W/C W. Newson: 26 June 1943 - 10 May 1944 W/C H. Dow: 14 May 1944 - 25…

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No. 432 (Leaside) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C H. Kerby: 1 May 1943 - 29 July 1943 (KIA)W/C W. McKay: 30 July 1943 - 30 May 1944 W/C J. MacDonald: 31 May 1944 - 25…

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No. 424 (Tiger) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C H. Carscallen: 1 January 1943 - 16 April 1943 W/C G. Roy: 17 April 1943 - 2 October 1943 W/C A. Martin: 18 December 1943 - 21…

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No. 434 (Bluenose) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C C. E. Harris: 15 June 1943 - 6 February 1944 W/C C. S. Bartlett: 7 February 1944 - 12 June 1944 (KIA)W/C F. H. Watkins: 13 June…

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No. 405 (Vancouver) Squadron

Commanding Officers S/L D. G. Tomlinson: 23 April 1941 - May 1941 W/C P. A. Gilchrist: May 1941 - July 1941 S/L W. B. Keddy: July 1941 - August 1941…

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No. 408 (Goose) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C W. Ferris: 1 January 1943 - 27 October 1943 W/C A. Mair: 28 October 1943 - 26 November 1943 (KIA)W/C D. Jacobs: 7 November 1943 - 22…

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No. 415 (Swordfish) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C J. McNeill: 12 July 1944 - 21 August 1944 (KIFA)W/C J. Lecomte: 22 August 1944 - 30 October 1944 W/C F. Ball: 31 October 1944 - 15…

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No. 419 (Moose) Squadron

Commanding Officers W/C J. Fulton: 21 December 1941 - 28 July 1942 (KIA)W/C A. P. Walsh: 5 August 1942 - 2 September 1942 (KIA)W/C M. M. Fleming: 8 September 1942…

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