RAF Estevan [entry point]


RAF Estevan [entry point]


RAF Estevan was located in Saskatchewan, Canada.

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It opened in April 1942 as part of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan, known in Britain as the Empire Air Training Scheme. RAF Estevan had three relief landing airfields nearby known as Shand, Outram and Chandler. A Service Flying Training School was based at the station for multi-engine trainees destined for Bomber, Coastal or Transport Commands. Trainees undertook a 16 week course on Ansons. The RAF Estevan training school closed in January 1944.

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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“RAF Estevan [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6416.

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