Canada's Aces

By: KEMP, Hugh POWER, C. G., intro.

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KEMP, Hugh. Canada's Aces. Winnipeg, Canada : Contemporary Publshers, (1944). Pp 3-50. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers, lettered in yellow, white and blue. Cover adds : 28 True Adventure Stories. Brief biographies of Canada's Air Aces. Contents : Foreword (by The Honourable C. G. Power, M.C., Miniser of National Defence for Air); A Word to Our Readers from the Author (by Hugh Kemp). Wing Commander John Fulton, D.S.O., D.F.C.,A.F.C., "The Moose"; Wing Commander Lloyd Vernon Chadburn, D.S.O. and Bar, D.F.C., Fighter Leader; Wing Commander Reginal John Lane, D.S.O., D.F.C., Pathfinder Captain; Wing Commander Peter Geoffrey Powell, D.S.O., D.F.C., Pathfinder Navigator; Flight Lieutenant George Beurling, D.S.O., D.F.C., D.F.M. and Bar, Hero of Malta; Squadron Leader George Urquhart Hill, D.F.C. and Two Bars, Fighter Pilot, North Africa and Sicily; [Pictou, Nova Scotia]; Wing Commander James Elmslie Walker, D.F.C. and Two Bars, Fighter Pilot, England, Russia and North Africa; Wing Commanmder Robert "Buck" McNair, D.S.O., D.F.C. and Two Bars, Fighter Leader, England and Malta; Wing Commander Ralph Christie, D.S.O., Coastal Command Pilot; Flight Lieutenant Donald Robert Morrison, D.F.C., D.F.M., Fighter Pilot, Ex-Prisoner of War; Wing Commander John Scott, D.S.O., Flyin g Boat Captain, Canada, Scotland and Ceylon; Flight Lieutenant Jack Spence, D.F.C., and Bar, Air-Sea Rescue Pilot; Squadron LeaderGeorge Patterson Christie, D.F.C. and Bar, Fightre and Ferry Pilot R.A.F.; Three Americans : Flight Lieutenant William John Senger, D.S.O., D.F.C.; Flight LieutenantJohn Harlan Stickell, D.S.O., D.F.C.; Squadron Leader Joseph McCarthy, D.S.O., D.F.C. and Bar; Flight Lieutenant John Gellner, D.F.C., Czech. Medal for Valour, Czech. M.C., Observer, Bomber Pilot; Squadron Leader Vimncent Cronkite McAuley, D.F.C. and Bar, Pathfinder Navigator, Vatican Visitor [Centreville, New Brunswick]; Wing Commander Leonard Birchall, D.F.C., Flying Boat Captain, Ceylon; Flying Officer Bruce McNair, D.F.M., Wireless Operator, England and the Middle East; Squadron Leader BarryHaig Moffitt, D.F.C., A.F.C., Coastal Command Pilot, Canada and Newfoundla nd; Flight Lieutenant Eric Harold Mulligan, D.F.C., Flight Engineer; FlyingOfficer Russel Harling, D.F.C., Tail Gunner; Wing Commander Carl "Moose" F umerton, D.F.C. and Bar, Night Fighter; Pilot Officer Allan Larden, C.G.M.,Bomb Aimer; Group Captain John Emilius Fauquier, D.S.O. and Bar, D.F.C., P athfinder Leader; Squadron Leader Kenneth Boomer, D.F.C., U.S. Air Medal, Fighter Pilot, The Aleutiians and England; Squadron Leader Douglas Julian Sale, D.S.O. and Bar, Pathfinder Captain. Top edge chipped, margins faded, bleeding from covers to margins of a few leaves, else very good. 15.00

Title: Canada's Aces

Author Name: KEMP, Hugh POWER, C. G., intro.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Contemporary Publishers, Winnipeg, Canada, 0,:

Seller ID: 115701

Keywords: CANADA CANADIAN MILITARY AVIATION BIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHIES AIR FORCE,