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RCAF Station Goderich

Location/Base: Goderich

Province: Ontario

Years in Use:


  • No 12 Elementary Flying Training School
    • sponsors
      • Kitchener-Waterloo Flying Club
      • County of Huron Flying Club
    • Formed – 14 October 1940
    • Disbanded – 14 July 1944
    • Aircraft Flown
      • Fleet Finch
  • Relief Landing Field – Goderich South

Commanding Officers:

Financial Impact:

Date/Reason for Closure:

Current Status:

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

Location – Google Map

Station Magazine

The Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum, Brandon, Manitoba has created a transcription of this Daily Diary.
Their web site is AirMuseum.ca


This list was compiled from the entries in the Daily diaries of No. 12 Elementary Flying Training School and other sources. The list may not include all fatalities of personnel who died while stationed at RCAF Station Goderich. With input from various sources, so far there were __ deaths of service personnel that were stationed at Goderich.

16 September 1941

  • LAC Melville Mason Hart, Jr

25 June 1942

  • F/Sgt Lorne Chalmers Small

25 July 1942

  • LAC William Melvin Morrison

26 August 1942

  • WO2 Robert Bruce Reid
  • LAC Douglas York

16 August 1943

  • LAC Christopher Walter Kelly

16 November 1943

  • A/L/A Samuel Edward Billington

Aircraft List

Course List – No 12 Elementary 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

Notable Alumni

This Post Has 2 Comments

    1. Nathan Kachur

      Thank you for your suggestion, done.

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