Greg Sigurdson has embarked on an ambitious project.
He is presenting 150 Vignettes
showcasing memorable events and photos
from the BCATP and WWII years.
This has become a regular feature in our
Museum Facebook Group
and we are adapting them to a series of
30 fully-illustrated Webpages at:
To date we have displayed over 20 of these gems.
Readers of the CATP Air Museum site are invited to follow along
as we progress toward our goal of 150 memories.
~ Bill Hillman ~ Volunteer Editor and Webmaster for
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AS YOU WERE. . . Monthly Military Tribute Webzine
Many more of our CATP Museum photos are in preparation
RECENT AND CURRENT ISSUES:
JANUARY: Photos ~ RCN Hong Kong Journal ~ Station Mag
FEBRUARY: Flying Instructors' LamentBCATP Pilot Training
January: Vets Home for Xmas ~ Japan Homefront
February: Photo Story WWII Remembered by LIFE
March: Canadian Women in WWII
April: RCAF Flyers Team Wrote Olympic History
May: Imperial War Museum Memories
JUNE: Lancaster Cockpit and Crew Stations ~ Pearl Harbor Mastermind
BCATP Bases ~ Bomber Command ~ Photos Poems ~ War Bride
RCAF and Polish Resistance
F/L Hillman ~ WWI Camp Hughes
SEPTEMBER: Photos ~ News ~ Video
OCTOBER: RCAF Women Honoured
NOVEMBER: LEST WE FORGET: FAMILY TRIBUTE I
Wearing the Poppy :: Then and Now
DECEMBER: Wartime Christmas
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See the fulll coverage of the CAF B-17 and B-25 visits
Plus the Museum WWII Air Show and Cruise Night in
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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.
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.
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Winter Hours (October 1-April 30)
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