RCAF remembers the valour of “The Few”
On Sunday, September 15, 2019, Royal Canadian Air Force personnel across Canada gathered to mark the anniversary of the Battle of Britain. In Ottawa, the national ceremony was held at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum on the site of the former Rockcliffe air base.
“Why do we continue to gather here, 79 years later, to honour the aircrew and the groundcrew of the air forces who turned the tide during the Battle of Britain?” asked Lieutenant-General Al Meinzinger, commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force, during the national parade. “What difference does it make to our lives today?” Read the rest of the article . . .
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