Post Tagged with: "401 Squadron"

Officers from 4 Wing Cold Lake take a moment to remember the Canadian contributions and sacrifices during the Battle of Britain at the Cold Lake Cenotaph on Sunday Sept. 16, 2018. 
Photo by AB Justin Spinelo, Wing Imaging

Battle of Britain – 401 Squadron’s legacy continues decades later

September 18, 2018 at 9:50 am

Christopher King A swift breeze and frigid rain set a dramatic mood at the Cold Lake cenotaph on Sunday morning. On Sept. 16, 2018, members of the Defence Team at 4 Wing Cold Lake, veterans from Cold Lake, cadets and civilians gathered for the annual Battle of Britain parade. The parade marched with a band, and two flights from 401 Squadron, down 7 Ave and wheeled onto 10 Street, halting in front of the cenotaph.Read More

401 Squadron WWII Vets attend Cold Lake Air Show

401 Squadron WWII Vets attend Cold Lake Air Show

July 24, 2018 at 10:00 am

Photos by Cpl Manuela Berger

401 Squadron presentations

401 Squadron presentations

July 17, 2018 at 9:32 am

 

MCpl Anderson
Photo:  Cpl Manuela Berger, Wing Imaging

401 Squadron promotions

June 12, 2018 at 5:50 pm
98-year-old World War 2 veteran William Zarowny, left, and Cpl Patrick  Lemieux of 401 Tactical Fighter Squadron admire the gift presented to the Legion at the conclusion of the Affiliation Ceremony between 401 Squadron and Royal Canadian Legion Branch 100 on May 25.
Photo: Cpl Manuela Berger, Wing Imaging

401 Squadron visits St Paul Legion branch for joint centennial celebration

June 5, 2018 at 10:10 am
Mark Stevens, left, and Capt Scott 
Stevens unveil the 100th anniversary commemorative painting created for 401 Squadron.
Photo: Cpl Manuela Berger, Wing Imaging

Family connection plays a part in 401 Squadron centennial painting

May 15, 2018 at 3:09 pm

Jeff Gaye 401 Squadron’s past and present are linked by family connections, some of them almost uncanny. So it was fitting that a special painting to commemorate the squadron’s centennial was painted by Mark Stevens, father of Capt Scott “Flanders” Stevens, a United States Marine Corps exchange officer currently serving with 401. According to 401 Squadron Commanding Officer LCol Forrest Rock, it was difficult to find a Canadian aviation artist who could deliver a paintingRead More