Marital status:- Single.
Date of Birth:-
7th July 1924.
Place of birth:- Three Rivers Quebec.
Parents names:- Albert and Jessie Thomson of Three Rivers Province of
Rank:- Warrant Officer 2, although looking at his service record
it would appear that he was commissioned on the 20th December 1944 to
Serial Number:- Originally R177285 then changed to
Duty on RF-150 :- Wireless Operator/Air Gunner.
joining Royal Canadian Air Force :- 4th September 1942.
Brief Service History:-
04/09/42 Made AC2
22/03/43 Promotion to LAC
Promotion to Sgt
25/03/44 Leaves Canada
02/04/44 Arrives in
23/05/44 83 Operational Training Unit Peplow in
18/07/44 Promotion to Flight Sgt
Operational Training Unit at Westcott/Oakley in Buckinghamshire
27/08/44 83 Operational Training Unit at Peplow in
27/09/44 61 base Skellingthorpe/Coningsby in Lincolnshire
11/12/44 1666 Conversion Unit at Wombleton
21/12/44 Returned to Dalton
Commissioned to Pilot Officer*
18/01/45 Promotion to
19/01/45 To Dalton and return to 1666 Conversion Unit At Wombleton
17/03/44 76 base Dalton in Yorkshire
Transferred to 424 Squadron at Skipton on Swale