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by Temujin
Wed Sep 30, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

George, you may already have this info, but spotted it and sending it along, It also mentions another American, Lou Wise (who is in one of the photo’s with F/O Allman 884B8EEC-9160-48AA-8303-0B79641333BD.jpeg 04F97EED-2B89-4ED6-ACC4-07E7ACD460EE.jpeg Flying Officer Leonard Ralph "Len" Allman J13588 ...
by Temujin
Tue Sep 29, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

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by Temujin
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:54 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

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by Temujin
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:23 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

Five more:
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by Temujin
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:15 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

Another one George
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by Temujin
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

George, still looking for William C George........but while searching, spotted this man
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And this record (which you may have)
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Kind of on a roll, another man
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by Temujin
Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

Temujin, in your story about John Bilky, it stated that Birky’s body was escorted back to his home in Indiana by William George, a fellow American on course who was also a resident of Indiana. I can find nothing on William George, did he not stay in ???? Found a newspaper article that give more inf...
by Temujin
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

FOLSOM, F/L Charles (J12203) - Distinguished Flying Cross - No.436 Squadron - Award effective 9 October 1945 as per London Gazette dated 19 October 1945 and AFRO 1822/45 dated 7 December 1945. American in the RCAF; born 21 July 1917 in Hopkinson, Kentucky, home there. Educated Kemper College and US ...
by Temujin
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF
Replies: 16
Views: 70

Re: Additional American Pilots in the RCAF

Temujin, I had three of the chaps, Birky, Newton and Roussel, but I did not have Joseph Harold Hartshorn (RCAF No. 419 Sqdn), Edward F. Hwkes (Instructor, RCAF No. 404 Sqdn) or Chuck Folsom, (Still researching on him) he was mentioned as a fellow American with the write up on Hawkes. Really appreci...
by Temujin
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Cessna Crane, FJ283
Replies: 9
Views: 51

Re: Cessna Crane, FJ283

Thank you for the info on Willard Wells, sounds like the "Bad Luck" bug followed him where ever he went ? Between the Anson Accident, the Train thing and then the Halifax. I wonder if switching over to the USAAF was a "Volunteer" thing, or that the RCAF Clipped his wings, so he went over to the USA...