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Western Canada Aviation Museum: Remembering Canadian Victoria Cross Recipients

This Remembrance Day we pay tribute to seven Canadian airmen from WW l and WW ll who received the Victoria Cross for bravery, self-sacrifice, and extreme devotion to duty in the presence of the enemy. Pilot biographies, photos, artwork and model aircraft will be displayed. Display is in the front lobby from November 11, 2013.

The VC recipients we are featuring are:

WW 1 – William Barker, Billy Bishop, Alan McLeod

WW 2 – Ian Bazalgette, Robert Gray, David Hornell and Andrew Mynarski

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Autor: Redakcja Świat

Redakcja Świat