S.C., Chuck, F/L, J9456, Pilot,
commencing his second tour with us. His previous tour was done
at RAF Stations Conilla, Bagaichi and Chitagong India with 67
Squadron, during which he has done 68 operational sorties totaling
127 operational hours. , Native of New York, USA. Completed second
tour with 439 Sqn 09 Feb 1945 - 22 June 1945. Posted to 401 Sqn for repatriation.
Ground crew first mentioned as a LAC (Leading Aircraftsman)
belonging to the newly designated 123 Squadron circa 24 Feb 1943
GD LAC 29933 F-86 Sabre Circa 1952
Pilot Circa 1958 - Nov 1958 posted to the Construction Engineering Branch at AFHQ
Pilot Circa 1953
A.D. Sgt 123 Squadron
R.A. , F/O, J21959,
Typhoon Pilot, Jan 1943 - 05 Oct 1944. Son
of Charles and Lenora Johns of Loon Lake, Saskatchewan; husband of
Bernice Johns, Killed on his 78th mission and second
tour at the age
of 25 on
a bombing mission while based at Melsbroek, Holland.
Ground crew first mentioned as a Sgt belonging to the newly
designated 123 Squadron circa 24 Feb 1943.
D.E., Johnny, F/O, J85901, Pilot, 09 Dec 1944 - 22 June 1945. Native of
Toronto, Ontario Posted to 401 Sqn for repatriation.
K.R., Ken, WO I , R142733, Pilot, 30 Mar 1945 - 30 June 1945.
Posted to 402 Sqn.
R.G (or R.C.) . Pilot Officer
with the School
of Army Co-operation which was reopened at Rockcliffe, Ontario on
the 22 October 1941 and which was the fore-runner of 123 and later 439 Sqn.
A graduateof No. 1 S.F.T.S. (Service Flight Training School) at
Camp Borden. Posted over seas in May 1943
Pilot Circa Oct 1959 - left to become 1 Wing Maintenance Test Pilot
Captain , Squadron A.L.O. (Army Liaison Officer) circa June
JAJH Cpl 25236 F-86
Sabre Circa 1952
Pilot Circa Nov 1958 -
Pilot Circa Mar 1954 -
Pilot Circa Mar 1959 -
Pilot Circa 1958 -
1985 to 1989
Dave Capt CF-104 pilot in 439
from 1972 to 1977. Retired as a Brigadier General.
28 October 1998
Commander of the Order of Military Merit by
the Governor General of Canada, the
ROMÉO LEBLANC, Chancellor and Commander of the Order of Military
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