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WILLIAM ARTHUR MILNER - Killed in Action, August 25th, 1944 - Age 21



William A. Milner - RCAF (R175937)
Record of Service - from Pilots Official Log

Enlisted

Location

July 20/42

Vancouver, B.C.

Posting Dates:

Unit

Aircraft

Location

Jul. 21/42 - Sep. 09/42

# 3 "M" Depot

Edmonton, Alta.

Sep. 09/42 - Oct. 24/42

#7 S.F.T.S.

McLeod, Alta.

Oct. 24/42 - Feb 06/43

# 4 I.T.S.

Edmonton. Alta.

Feb.06/43 - Apr. 03/43

#5 E.F.T.S.

Cornell

High River, Alta.

Apr. 04/43 - Jul. 23/43

#3 S.F.T.S.

Cessna, Anson

Calgary, Alta.

Posting Dates:

Unit

Aircraft

Location

EMBARKATION

LEAVE

AT HOME

VANCOUVER

Aug. 06/43 - Aug. 26/43

# 1"Y" Depot

Link C-2

Halifax, N.S.

LEFT

CANADA

FOR

ENGLAND

Posting Dates:

Unit

Aircraft

Location

Sep. 01/43 - Oct. 12/43

# 3 P.R.C.

Bournemouth, Eng.

Oct. 13/43 - Dec 01/43

# 14(P) A.F.U

Oxford

Banff, Scot.

Dec. 01/43 - Dec. 19/43

# 14(P) A.F.U

Oxford

Fraserburgh, Scot.

Dec. 19/43 - Jan. 03/44

#1516 Bat.Flight

Oxford, Link D-2

Edzell, Scot.

Jan. 05/44 - Feb. 15/44

# 14(P) A.F.U.

Oxford,

Fraserborgh, Scot.

Feb. 16/44 - Mar. 08/44

# 23 O.T.U.

Ground Sch

Worcester, Eng.

Mar 12/44 - May 16/44

# 22 O.T.U.

Wellington IV

Stratford-on-Avon, Eng.

May 25/44 - May 31-44

May 25/44 - May 31-44

Battle School

Dalton, Eng.

Jun 01/44 -

# 1666 Con.Unit
# 419 Squadron

Halifax II
Lancaster 10

Middleton-St.George
Durham

Read in his own words, see the pictures,
experience for yourself the short life of an RCAF pilot!

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