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The Film Is Soon To Be Completed . . . Meanwhile. . .
. . . SNEAK PEEK . . .
PLAY THE SHORT 8-MINUTE
PREVIEW VIDEO HERE
I have attached P/O Gomez name on our memorial wall and the circumstances of his death.
The museum has provided video of the memorial and the museum along with archival photos.
They briefly interviewed me over Zoom.
~ Stephen Hayter, Executive Director
Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum
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To commemorate the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan by
telling its story, preserving its artifacts, and
paying tribute to the thousands of Air Force personnel,
who gave their lives during WWII.
Summer Hours (May 1-September
Winter Hours (October 1-April 30)
Commonwealth Air Training Plan
The CATP Museum is a non-profit, charitable organization founded and operated by volunteers. The Museum is dedicated to the preservation of the history of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan and serves as a unique memorial to those airmen who trained and served, and especially those who died, while serving their country in the air war of 1939-1945.
THE LATEST CONTACT NEWSLETTER
To download the latest SPRING 2020 Contact Newsletter click the following link
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OPEN AND READ THE FULL MAGAZINE
The previous issues are still available in archive
via our CATP airmuseum.ca site on the Hillman Server at:
Canada 150 Vignette Series
150 WWII BCATP Stories with over 600 Photos
CATP MUSEUM RESEARCH PROJECT
Collated by Harry Hayward
A Searchable PDF for BCATP WWII Daily Reports
Heritage Canada has provided, on line, jpg images of the daily reports (RCAF Form R.65)
from the training schools of the BCATP.
Volunteers of the CATPM are downloading these images,
converting them to text using an optical character reader,
proof reading them and providing a searchable PDF to those interested.
The latest PDF is for
#15 Service Flying Training School, Claresholm, AB.
Come do your special shopping at
The Tiger Moth Gift Shop!
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We have a wide variety of T-shirts, hats and hoodies for all sizes
and plenty of aviation related toys, keychains and mugs.
Open daily 1-4pm at the
Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum,
Brandon Municipal Airport
View full-size poster in PDF: HERE
AS YOU WERE . . . Military Tributes: Monthly Webzine
June 2020 Edition
Part III of our VIRDEN DAYS TRIBUTE
MEMORIES OF NO. 19 E.F.T.S ~ R.C.A.F. 1941 - 1944
Also featured is BCATP Station Magazine for RIVERS
Read Part I April HERE
Read Part II May HERE
Read all our monthly Webzines back to 1999 in Archive at
Our January Issue
HALIFAX BOMBER MISSIONS
At the Crash Scene of Halifax Bomber JP237 - 70 Years Later
Read It HERE
Our February Issue
The Fighting Lancaster: Episode 1
View the Video and Screen Captures
Read It HERE
VIRDEN DAYS :: Pt. I :: 1941-1944
Plus A BCATP STATION MAGAZINE
VIRDEN DAYS :: Pt. II :: 1941 - 1944
MEMORIES OF NO. 19 E.F.T.S ~ R.C.A.F.
40 photos. . . each in two sizes
AIRMAN'S POST: Manning Depot Station Magazine
12 pages from December 1940
A reminder that the CONTENTS Page for
our Monthly Webzine: AS YOU WERE . . .
is featured at
Containing links to each month's issue back to 1999 is in the archives.
CELEBRATING CATPM's 21st YEAR
ON THE WEB
1,000 Webpages and Print Publications
CATP Volunteer Webmaster: William G. Hillman
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