Branch 593 Veterans (The boys and the girls who went over...)

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Art Kline 1942 age 18. RC Sigs H100369

Bernie Pelletier 1944 age 20. A rest period in Naples

Cpl. Walter Barnsdale 1953 age 23. Korea

Doug Sampson

F/O Ed Reed 1943 age 27. 695 Sqdn Birtram Newton

Ed Reed with his Mustang. 1945

Eileen Roy WAAF 1943 age 19

Ernie Pelletier 1940 age 23. JW & RA convoys. The Murmansk run.

Pvt Frank Krewski. 1942 age 21. RC Sigs M103029

Fred Vawer Quebec 1944

Harvie Wright. Corvettes North Atlantic Convoys

HMCS Québec

James Soles Skipton-On-Swale 1944 age 19

Louise Soles 1944 age 19, RCAF(WD)

Jean Smith HMCS Cornwallis 1961

Jim Kelly 1940 age 18

John Scammell April 2 1945 age 20

John Scammell's Lanc after a raid on Politz. December 21 1944

A closer look. John has his foot on the bent prop

Leo Roy, rookie age 18. Wounded in Italy 1944

F/O Mac. 1944 age 20. 420 (snowy owl) Sqdn

Jack McLean (left), "Mid Under" age 19 Nov 21 1944. Prior take off. Target Castrop Racxel "The Ruhr" last op #32

Willie The Wolf. Halifax Mk VII 415 Sqdn "Swordfish" 6 group RCAF Eastmoor. The aircraft for Jack's last (32nd) Mission

The nose art survives in the War Museum collection Ottawa

Oops. An early model Halifax used as a hack to train new crews.

Note the missions and the DFC.

Norm Smith HMCS Stadacona 1959

L/Cpl Phil Herbst. 1945 - Canadian Provost Corps

Chris Preston. 416 Sqdn Spitfires

Ralph Laycock. Montreal 1944

Pvt. Ray Thomas REME 1944 age 21. Alton UK.

Sgt (later F/O) Reg Kearns, age 22, after a raid on Hamburg 1944

Jim Kelly "Aboard" HMCS St. Croix. North Atlantic 1942 The St. Croix was one of the "4 stackers" donated by the US Navy

Late Vic McCreight. 1944 age 24. Vic evaded capture in France for months, with resistance help, until the allies arrived.

Leonard Grummett is a Korean War vet.

Dennis Burton - Age 17

John Watts - Royal Navy 1942 - 1946

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