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James Faulkner Thompson
AF2018.008 - Thompson, J.F. · Fonds · 1913-2012

A collection of photographs and documents detailing James Thompson's career as an engine fitter in the Royal Air Force from 1938 until the end of the Second World War, as well as his life as a civilian in Canada during the post-war period. These include photographs of daily life during the interwar period, photographs and documents from his service in Capetown, South Africa (1942-1943) and in Bombay, India (1943-1944), and a small collection of photographs taken during his civilian life in Calgary, Canada from 1955 to 1978.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
Norman Grant
AF2017.049 - Grant, Norman · Fonds · 1917-2005

Contains a series of photographs and documents detailing Norman Grant's service in the Royal Canadian Air Force from 1939 until 1966. The collection includes Second World War photographs from his time in 420 Squadron as an Observer, Second World War documents, and post-war photographs including acting as a guide during the Duke of Edinburgh's visit to Canada.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
Reginald Bruce Thompson
AF2018.028 - Thompson, Reginald · Fonds · 1916-1919

A collection of letters written by Lieutenant Reginald Bruce Thompson of Calgary, Alberta. Written to his mother between the periods of 1916 to 1919, the letters give insight into Thompson's First World War experiences. Includes letters written home, greeting cards, and telegrams. A transcription of the letters are available upon request.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
David Charles Dyck
AF2019.010 - Dyck, David C. · Fonds · 1946-1972

A collection of photographs and documents from David Charles Dyck's career in the RCAF from 1946 until his retirement in 1972. This includes photographs of a Lysander aircraft reconstruction project in 1967, as well as personal photographs of Dyck from his time in the air force.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
Raymond McManus
AF2021.004 - McManus, R.H. · Fonds · 1939-1946

The fonds include photographs and documents detailing Raymond and Agnes McManus’ service during the Second World War. These include studio portraits, personal photographs, wedding photographs and certificates, discharge papers, and newspaper clippings. Access to the log book is available upon request.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
Melville Joseph Freeman
AF2022.008 - Freeman, M.J. · Fonds · 1941-1975

A collection of photographs and documents pertaining to Melville Joseph Freeman's career with the Royal Canadian Air Force from 1941 until 1975. Includes a photo album containing photographs taken during the closing of 3 Wing in 1969 as well as certificates of service and Cold War era documents.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
Donald D. Bergie
AF2014.038 - Bergie, Donald D. · Fonds · 1930-1978

A collection of photographs, certificates, and documents from Donald D. Bergie's family life and service in the Royal Canadian Air Force. The collection covers the periods between the early 1900's up until Bergie's retirement in 1977, including documents and photographs during the First World War, the Cold War, and Bergie's NATO service overseas.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
Harold Kearl
AF2012.038 - Kearl, Harold · Fonds · 1939-1945

A collection of photographs and personal correspondence belonging to Harold Kearl and his brother, Elden Kearl, during their service in the Royal Canadian Air Force. Elden Kearl was pronounced KIA on 27 January, 1944. The collection covers the Second World War as well as Post-War funeral photographs and letters pertaining to Elden Kearl, Bomber Command reunion photographs from 1990, and journals written by Harold during his trips back overseas in the mid-1980s and 1990.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
Alden Lyle Magnus
AF2017.044 - Magnus, A.L. · Fonds · 1916 - ?

A collection of photographs and documents detailing the crash and subsequent capture of the crew of the AA-A BK 620 on the night of 17 December, 1942. This includes photographs from the aftermath of the Dieppe Raid, photographs from Sergeant Alden Magnus' time spent in Stalag VIII-B Prisoner of War camp, as well as a written description of the night of 17 December, 1942 when Magnus and his crewmen went down over Germany.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta
John Raymond Srigley
AF2014.040 - Srigley, J.R. · Fonds · 1942-1946

A collection of documents and photographs detailing John Raymond Srigley's service in the RCAF from October 1942 until January 1946. The collection includes photographs taken during the war, official RCAF documentation, and souvenirs picked up during the course of Srigley's military service, such as pamphlets to the Calgary Stampede, and RCAF dinner menus.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta