Gordon Douglas Russell J13714

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G. D. Russell

440 Squadron

F/O Gordon Douglas Russell was a member of 440 Squadron during the Second World War. He was a witness to the crash of 440 Squadron pilot McConvey.

Russell received his his wings at 2 SFTS on 28 August 1942 and was posted to 440 Sqn from 83 GSU on 16 July 1944. He was tour expired on 7 March 1945 and posted to BPC in UK for repatriation to Canada. Russell retired from the RCAF on 14 September 1945.

Photo PL-11057 #2 S.F.T.S. Uplands On., Wing Presentation, two Quebec airmen who graduated from RCAF No. 2 Service Flying Training School at Uplands, Ont., on August 28, 1942. Left to right, they are: Adams, Russell.