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Hockey sweater may have saved Canadian POW

Hockey sweater may have saved Canadian POW

February 20, 2018 at 3:22 pm

From the Editor’s Desk Jeff Gaye Joanna Calder has a great article about the 1948 Olympic champion RCAF Flyers on page 9. Here’s another of my favourite stories connecting the RCAF and international hockey: Back when the Olympics and world championships were contested strictly by amateurs, Canada usually sent the Allan Cup champions to represent the country. The Allan Cup is presented to the best Senior team (adult amateur) in Canada. The legendary 1961 TrailRead More

Col Eric Grandmont, Commanding Officer of AETE promotes USAF Lt Col Alex Wolfard to his new rank. Lt Col Wolfard was joined by his family. 
Photo: Cpl Allyssa Carter, Air Events, AETE

AETE promotion

February 20, 2018 at 3:18 pm
401 Squadron’s Commanding Officer, LCol Forrest Rock (left) and Squadron Chief Warrant Officer, CWO Frank Dwyer (right), present MWO Rick Ries with his new rank during Exercise Sandy Fleece at Holloman Air Force Base.
Photo: Cpl Manuela Berger, Wing Imaging

401 Squadron promotions

February 20, 2018 at 3:14 pm