Rivers airfield


Rivers airfield
RCAF Rivers [entry point]


RCAF Rivers was a training station located 3 miles (5 kms) south west of Rivers, Manitoba in Canada.

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RCAF Rivers opened in November 1940 as part of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan. It was home to 1 Air Navigation School using Ansons to provide advanced training for navigators and bomb aimers. In May 1942 it was redesignated 1 Central Navigation School and it remained at RCAF Rivers until it was disbanded in September 1945.


Artwork                            Text
Map                                Text. Correspondence
Map. Navigation chart and log      Text. Diary
Moving image                       Text. Log book and record book
Photograph                         Text. Memoir
Physical object                    Text. Personal research
Physical object. Clothing          Text. Poetry
Physical object. Decoration        Text. Service material
Sound                              Text. Training material
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“Rivers airfield,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 23, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/46331.

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