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Jul 25, 2014 | Penninsula News Review

Pat Bay history takes flight

During the Second World War, there were as many as 7,500 people working at the Pat Bay Airfield - what is today the Victoria International Airport.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Vickers Aircraft, Vickers Viscount, Canada,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Cowichan News Leader

Foresters lay WWII air tragedy to rest

In December, the public first learned three Lake Cowichan-area forestry engineers had found the 71-year-old wreckage site of an Avro Anson airplane, and the resting place of its four Second World War airmen.

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Related Topix: Forest, MS, Canada, World News, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Aircraft, Country

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Iom Online

Memorial gardens and monument opened

A new garden commemorating the deaths of five men killed in an air crash on Manx soil during the Second World War, and a memorial to two Canadians among that number, has been unveiled at the Manx Aviation and Military Museum at Ronaldsway.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Aircraft

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