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Historical accounts of pilots and members of Bomber Command in World War II.

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Don Currie of North Vancouver, B.C. has been a volunteer and supporter since the inception of the Nanton Lancaster Society. He attended our Grand Opening in 1992 and was selected…

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Chronicle – Happy Landings
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Chronicle – Happy Landings

This article originally appeared in the September 20, 2003 issue of the Calgary Herald. by John Gradon And thirty of them came after hair-raising missions deep into Europe and into…

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The Jacobs Engine
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The Jacobs Engine

Bomber Command Museum member Doug Hoult's extensive research has resulted in the following summary of the history of this engine that was vital to the training of World War II…

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An American in the RCAF

Terri conducted the following interview with her grandfather as part of a school project in 1999. Jim Keys piloted the Halifax from which "Engbrecht & Gillanders" shot down nine confirmed…

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John Gillespie Magee

High Flight by P/O John Gillespie Magee RCAF Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings; Sunward I've climbed, and joined the…

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