I had no choice…if I wanted to keep remembering the Fallen
This was intended as a follow up story about LeClare Allerthorn Walker on Lest We Forget.
I had found his name here on a blog when I started my research.
This is what little information there was.
Course 30: May 16 – August 20, 1941
Squadron Leader A.V. Ashdown, Chief Accounting Officer, Camp Borden, presented the pilot “wings” assisted by Group Capt. R. S. Grandy, O.B.E., Commandant, and Flt-Lieut S. F. Douglass, Adjutant.
Squadron Leader Ashdown addressed the young pilots following the presentation.
“The awarding of these badges here today marks the culmination of a carefully planned course which you all have completed in a creditable manner. Shortly, you will enter more intensively into the training for the object for which you entered the service – to defeat and destroy our common enemy, an enemy as cunning and resourceful as he is barbarous and ruthless. This task will require all…
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