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RCAF Station Toronto
No 1 Manning Depot
Canadian National Exposition

General Information

Location/Base: Toronto – No 1 Manning Depot

Province: Ontario

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  • No 1 Manning Depot

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Location – Google Map

The School was established at the then former site of the Eglinton Hunt Club. The Site was purchased by the federal government in 1939.

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Fatalities

This list was compiled from the entries in the Daily diaries of No. 1 Manning Depot and other sources.  The list likely does not include all fatalities of personnel who died while stationed at RCAF Station Toronto – 1 Manning Depot, and likely includes some errors. Currently this list contains 5 personnel.

Aircraft List

Course List – No 1 Manning Depot

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

Course NumberStart DateGraduation DateNumber of Students
Flight 44 – Squadron 1Approximately 27 March 1943
  • Wikipedia
  • MilitaryBruce.com – Canadian Military History by Bruce Forsyth

This Post Has One Comment

  1. Peter Bula

    Good afternoon, I am trying to find a August 1941 photo from Manning depot of the No. 3 Flight exhibition Squadron of which my father (not sure the rank at that point) Peter Bula is present. Can you assist, is there a negative stored in archives which I have have some photos made?

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