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RCAF Station Yorkton

General Information

Base / Station: Yorkton

Province: Saskatchewan

Dates of Operation or Period of Information:  

  • 10 April 1941 – 15 September 1945

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Commanding Officers:

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Date / Reason for Closure:  

Site Evolution:

  • The Publication On Track…the Pilot’s Air Travel Guide (First Annual Edition – 1978) lists the Aerodrome as “Yorkton” – See photos on this page.

Current Status:   civil airfield CYQV

On Track…the Pilot’s Air Travel Guide (First Annual Edition – 1978)
Yorkton Aerodrome (Part 2)
RCAF Aerodrome Yorkton, Saskatchewan.
Image from the
RCAF Pilots Manual of Aerodromes and Seaplane Bases
circa 1942.
On Track…the Pilot’s Air Travel Guide (First Annual Edition – 1978)
Yorkton Aerodrome (Part 1)

Location – Google Map

Station Magazine
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1945

Moved from Davidson, Saskatchewan 29 January 1945, for Daily Diary Index Prior to move, Please see RCAF Station Davidson.

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Fatalities

This list was compiled from the entries in the Daily diaries of No. 11 Service Flying Training School and other sources. The list may not include all fatalities of personnel who died while stationed at RCAF Station Yorkton. From my reading so far there were 26 deaths of service personnel that were stationed at Yorkton.

Aircraft List

Course List – No 11 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 List – No 23 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

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