Archibald Younger

October 14, 1922 - June 10, 2005

Archie Younger POW Archie Younger Archie Younger

247 Squadron

Art's story is courtesy of his son, Ryan, through photos and documents, articles and Art's diary.

Archie was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

He completed Grade 11 in 1940.

Art's Journey Through the BCATP to the RCAF and RAF:>

After the war, Art worked as a log scaler in British Columbia. In 1957, he joined BC Log Spill, where he became general manager. In 1973, he became an independent marine surveyour, specializing in log spills, remaining active in this capacity into his mid-70s.

Art was married to Florence 'Alma' Buckingham on February 15, 1952 in Admiral, Saskatchewan. Together they had a daughter and a son, plus four grandchildren.