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John Vernon Davey

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.
  • Fonds
  • 1939-1946

A collection of photographs and official correspondence from John Vernon Davey's service in the Royal Canadian Air Force and his subsequent Missing in Action status in 1942. The records cover the periods between 1939 to 1954 detailing his service in the 112 Squadron in North Africa. The collection includes photographs and correspondence between Davey's family and the War Graves Commission about his MIA status.

The Air Force Museum of Alberta

Photo: Bournemouth Sept 1941 - Boys 53 OTU

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1941-09
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Photo: 'Bournemouth Sept 1941 - Boys 53 OTU'. Six RCAF pilots in uniform and flight gear. They are posed together in front of air hangers and military tents that have been set up. Dated September 1941. Black and white, original.

Document: Beach Boys - Takoradi

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1939-1942
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Document: 'Beach Boys - Takoradi'. Four boys pose for a photo on the beach, with a shelter visible behind them. Circa WWII. Black and white, original.

Photo: Bournemouth Sept 1941 - Lads

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1941-09
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Photo: 'Bournemouth Sept 1941 - Lads.' Men sit in a row on the beach in swimtrunks. Their clothing hangs from the bleachers behind them. Dated September 1941. Black and white, original.

Photo: Bournemouth Sept 1941 - Central Park

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1941-09
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Photo: 'Bournemouth Sept 1941 - Central Park.' A view from atop a hill looking down at the park. Men and women stand off in the distance under a tree. Dated September 1941. Black and white, original.

Photo: Borden - Surrey

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1939-1942
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Photo: 'Borden - Surrey'. John Davey in a full RCAF uniform standing next to a fellow RCAF officer. They are standing in front of barracks. Circa WWII. Black and white, original.

Photo: Blue Nile 1942

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1942
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Photo: Blue Nile, 1942. Taken from a boat overlooking the Nile. Circa WWII. Black and white, original.

Photo: Camels Shellal

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1939-1942
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Photo: 'Camels Shellal.' Camels are led along a wooden fence with saddles and packs on their backs. Rows of filled sacks are piled up behind the wooden fence. Circa WWII. Black and white, original.

Photo: Desert Railway Station 1942

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1942
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Photo: 'Desert Rlwy Station, 1942.' A railway station in the middle of a desert. A large number 8 is painting on a sign on the roof of the station. Dated 1942. Black and white, original.

Photo: Dinner Menu

  • AF2013.016 - Davey, J.V.-AF2013.016-AF2013.016.004
  • Item
  • 1942-04-12
  • Part of John Vernon Davey

Photo: 'Dinner Menu.' Dinner menu including signatures from those who attended the dinner. Dated April 12, 1942. Black and white, original.

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