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The Aircraftman, August 1940

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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August 1940
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Royal Canadian Air Force
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2012-16
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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August 1940
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1 volume of textual records
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August 1940 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
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Military
Second World War
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The Aircraftman, September 1940

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September 1940
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Royal Canadian Air Force
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2012-16
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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textual records
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September 1940
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1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
September 1940 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
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The Aircraftman, October 1940

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
textual records
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October 1940
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Royal Canadian Air Force
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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textual records
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October 1940
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1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
October 1940 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
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The Aircraftman, November 1940

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
textual records
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November 1940
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
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Item
Accession Number
2012-16
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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textual records
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November 1940
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1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
November 1940 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
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The Aircraftman, December 1940

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
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December 1940
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
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Item
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2012-16
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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textual records
Date Range
December 1940
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1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
December 1940 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, January 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
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January 1941
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
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Item
Accession Number
2012-16
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
January 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
January 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
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The Aircraftman, February 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
textual records
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February 1941
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
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Item
Accession Number
2012-16
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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textual records
Date Range
February 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
February 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, March 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
textual records
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March 1941
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
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2012-16
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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textual records
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March 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
March 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
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The Aircraftman, April 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
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April 1941
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
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Item
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2012-16
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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textual records
Date Range
April 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
April 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, May 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
textual records
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May 1941
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
May 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
May 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
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The Aircraftman, June 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
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June 1941
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
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Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
June 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
June 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, July 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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July 1941
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2012-16
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
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Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
July 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
July 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, August 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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GMD
textual records
Date Range
August 1941
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
August 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
August 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, September 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
September 1941
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
September 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
September 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, October 1941

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
October 1941
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
October 1941
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
October 1941 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, January 1942

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
January 1942
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
January 1942
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
January 1942 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, September 1942

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
September 1942
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
September 1942
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
September 1942 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1940-1944
Accession Number
2002-26
2002-25
2003-34
2008-04
2012-16
2013-22
2015-02
2019-03
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R6 S6 Sh4 B5
C3 Sh4 B9 F1
M5 S2 Sh1 B5
M5 S2 Sh1 B6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2002-26
2002-25
2003-34
2008-04
2012-16
2013-22
2015-02
2019-03
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5
C3 Sh4 B9 F1
M5 S2 Sh1 B5
M5 S2 Sh1 B6
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1940-1944
Physical Description
10 cm of textual records
32 photographs
History / Biographical
The only facility of its kind in Ontario during the Second World War, No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas was established by the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) in 1939 to produce skilled ground crews for active wartime service. The Ontario Department of Health granted the RCAF permission to use the recently-built Ontario Psychiatric Hospital for wartime purposes. It was operated in compliance with Canada's commitment to establish air training facilities in sites removed from the theatre of war. Equipped to handle more than 2000 students at a time, the school offered six month course for aircraft electricians and aero-engine, airframe and instrument mechanics in addition to specialized training for fabric and sheet metal workers. When the war ended in 1945 the school was closed and the complex was returned to the Ontario Department of Health. (Source: Ontario Heritage Foundation Historical Plaque).
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of editions of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the school, including the following editions: August, September, October, November and December 1940, January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, August,October and December 1941; January, September and December 1942; February (2 copies); March, April, and December 1943; and June and December 1944. Fonds also consists of a publication entitled "St. Thomas Gets Its Wings" produced in April 1941 by the St. Thomas Times-Journal. This publication profiles the area and the importance of the school. Fonds furthermore consists of an undated edition of "The Intava World" magazine with contemporary profiles of airplanes and equipment published in England, and a photographic overview of the school and residence simply entitled "Royal Canadian Air Force, St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada" which is undated but was likely produced shortly after the school's opening. Fonds contains a collection of photographs collected by Iris Vincent (nee Moyes), who compiled the images into a photograph album during her time working at the training school as a secretary. Includes photographs of individuals who worked at or attended the school, as well as photographs of events. Fonds contains medical records of RCAF personnel stationed at the Technical Training School during the Second World War. Records were created, collected and maintained by Dr. Joseph Mowat Janes. Arranged alphabetically. Access to these files is restricted due to privacy legislation.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Access Restriction
Access to medical records from AN 2015-02 are restricted due to provisions of privacy legislation, and are not in public domain. Please contact the archives for more information.

The Aircraftman, December 1942

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
December 1942
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
December 1942
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
December 1942 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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The Aircraftman, February 1943

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Elgin County Archives
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Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
February 1943
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Technical Training School, St. Thomas, fonds
Creator
Royal Canadian Air Force
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh4 B5 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
February 1943
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
February 1943 edition of "The Aircraftman", a monthly publication produced for the RCAF No. 1 Technical Training School, St. Thomas.
Name Access
Technical Training School, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Second World War
Documents

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