Publisher: Vanwell Publishing Ltd. (December 1998)
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in the course of the warfare, Canadian squadrons flew countless numbers of operations over the North Atlantic, the English Channel, the North Sea and the Bay of Biscay. Such operations integrated reconnaissance flights in addition to delivery moves to Norway, the Netherlands and the French coast. The Canadians proved themselves admirably regardless of heavy losses many of the heaviest of the conflict. From a strength of a few 4,000 officials and airmen and 270 airplane initially of the conflict, the RCAF had inside of 4 months doubled in power, with 8,287 officials and airmen, and 14 operational squadrons in Canada. In all, forty eight RCAF squadrons had served in another country by means of the tip of the war.This accomplished examine covers each luck completed via Canadian squadrons indexed in Coastal Command's files for global struggle II together with assaults on U-boats and enemy managed vessels. every one operation is said in meticulous aspect, from the time of departure, present climate, hours flown and staff concerned to an outline of the motion itself.