Bernard Charles Buck Kirlin

March 16, 1921 - Date of Death unknown

Buck Kerlin

438 Squadron

Buck Kirlin was born in Toronto, but moved with his family to Montreal when he was three years old. He graduated from high school in 1938, the attended Sir George William University, studying science. He held a summer job working in an electrical repair shop.

On July 7, 1942, Buck was accepted into the RCAF as aircrew material.

Consult Typhoon and Tempest by Hugh Halliday, pages 148 - 152 for more information about Buck Kirlin.