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Canada"s flying gunners

D. L. Fromow

Canada"s flying gunners

a history of the Air Observation Post of the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery

by D. L. Fromow

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Published by Air Observation Post Pilots Association of Canada, [Distributed by] the Air Observation Post Pilots Association of Canada, RCA Kit Shop in Ottawa, Shilo, MN .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canada. Canadian Army. Air Observation Post -- History.,
    • Canada. Canadian Army. Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery -- History.,
    • Canada. Armée canadienne. Air Observation Post.,
    • Aerial observation (Military science) -- Canada -- History.,
    • Observation aérienne (Science militaire) -- Canada -- Histoire.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-225) and index.

      StatementD.L. Fromow.
      ContributionsAir Observation Post Pilots Association of Canada.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG765.C2 F76 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 237 p. :
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3354139M
      ISBN 100973005505
      LC Control Number2004381466
      OCLC/WorldCa49206930

      Air Gunner Tactics – from a Gunnery Course Manualused at No. 2 Bombing and Gunnery School -Mossbank, Saskatchewan(donated by D.A. Eglison, Coquitlam, British Columbia) General Hints For Air Gunners (Condensed) Search sky before take off and landing, your a/c is most vulnerable. If gun fire, search for fighter; take evasive action. At long last, the Gunners of Canada have a worthy historical record of the entire Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery and its predecessors with the publication of THE GUNNERS OF CANADA. Commissioned by the Royal Canadian Artillery Association, the history is appearing in two volumes, the first of which is now ready.

      Royal Artillery's Flying Gunners, Self: All Along the WatchtowerAuthor: Royal Artillery's Flying Gunners. Add to Reading List Share this Book Above are Canadian Flyer Adventures books that are currently on If there are additional titles from this series .

      The Gunners of Canada: The History of The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery Volume II by Nicholson, Colonel G.W.L.. Toronto, Ontario: McClelland & Stewart, Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Canadian First. Some edge wear to boards and dust jacket; previous owner's name on front end paper; otherwise a solid, clean copy with no marking or underlining; collectible condition; well. Width: Height: Hallmark: Pin/Clutch: Contributor: Date Added: Note: 8/11/ This wing is from the Commonwealth Training Program.


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