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RCAF Station Brantford

Location/Base: Brantford

Province: Ontario

Years in Use:


  • No 5 Service Flying Training School
    • Formed – 11 Nov 1940
    • Disbanded – 3 Nov 1944  [17 Nov?]
    • Aircraft flown:
      • Anson
  • No 4 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit
    • Formed – 18 November 1944
    • Disbanded – April 1946
    • controlled REM Satellites in Hamilton, Dunnville, Jarvis and Port Albert

Commanding Officers:

  • G/C Johnson

Financial Impact:

Date/Reason for Closure/Current Status:

RCAF Aerodrome Brantford, Ontario.
Image from the
RCAF Pilots Manual of Aerodromes and Seaplane Bases
circa 1942.

Location – Google Map

Station Magazine


This list was compiled from the entries in the Daily diaries of No. 5 Service Flying Training School and other sources. The list may not include all fatalities of personnel who died while stationed at RCAF Station Brantford. With input from various sources, so far there were 16 deaths of service personnel that were stationed at Brantford.

Aircraft List

Course List – No 5 Service Flying Training School

This List is incomplete and will be enhanced as my time permits and as requests are received.

Course NumberStart DateGraduation DateNumber of Students
Course 3322 September 194143 Graduates

Notable Alumni

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