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Type: Document
Description: Like many Canadian air units formed during the Second World War, 408 'Goose' Tactical Helicopter Squadron has assumed various roles in its history. A brief profile is included in this resource along with a list of aircraft flown.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Like several of its sister units, 439 Squadron has changed functions since inception. Beginning in the fighter bomber role in 1943, the squadron now flies helicopters and training aircraft in preparation for combat support.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: After serving different roles from 1943 to 1968, 440 Squadron has continued in transport and rescue since its last reformation.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Some units of Canada's air force have fulfilled diverse roles during their careers, as is the case with 427 'Lion' Tactical Helicopter Squadron. The aircraft flown by the squadron are listed here.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Image
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Description: The de Havilland Chipmunk trainer was used to train pilots during the 1950s and 1960s. This photograph was taken at the RCAF Primary Flight School at Borden, Ontario in July 1965. (Canadian Department of National Defence, PCN-5597)
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: The history of 421 Tactical Fighter Squadron is traced here from inception in 1942 to final disbandment in 1968. A list of aircraft flown by the unit is provided.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Online Reference Books
Description: Major-General George R. Pearkes served in both World Wars and was Minister of National Defence when NORAD was established. He later became Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Like many "400" series squadrons 404 Maritime Patrol and Training Squadron has changed roles and aircraft during its history. A description of these changes is provided on this page.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: A historical profile and aircraft list are provided here for the 415 Maritime Patrol Squadron.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Like many "400" series squadrons, 422 Tactical Helicopter Squadron had various roles before its eventual disbandment. A list of aircraft flown in those roles is provided.
Site: National Defence
 
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