Walter Neil Dove’s training days

Greg sent me lots of new scans from his grandfather’s logbook and photo album.

Collection Walter Neil Dove

More to come as I post all that Greg sent me.

Inside cover with good luck charm on the upper left.

Collection Walter Neil Dove

Walter Neil Dove was stationed at No. 3 E.F.T.S. London on October 29, 1941.

Collection Walter Neil Dove

Flight Instructor Chandler is teaching Walter Neil Dove how to fly.

J. H. Chandler, Flight Instructor circa 1941

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First flight at No. 3 E.F.T.S. on October 29, 1941.

We don’t say enough about the Flight Instructors.

They played a big part in the BCATP. They stayed in Canada. Most of them would have like to be posted overseas where the action was. 

I wonder what happened to Flight Instructor J. H. Chandler.

Prior to being posted there, Walter Neil Dove was first stationed  at No. 14 S.F.T.S. Alymer, Ontario and after at No. 5 Belleville, Ontario.

Collection Walter Neil Dove

Aylmer airdrome

Harvard 71

Harvard 71

Taking the bus to Belleville


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