AR banner

Paradie RCAF Archive: 45,000+ Entries

Data derived from many sources. Corrections/Additions requested through Helpdesk
Back to Top Search Tips  •   Maj. Paradie Bio  •   Check Spelling Names  •   Databases on Site  •  
READ SEARCH TIPS FIRST
Further RCAF information is on our Pages Relating to Canada and our RCAF Notes Database

Blue headings = Sort on that column. To search on single digit Squadron add 'sqd' to Search e.g. 7 sqd
This database lists all known RCAF flying-related personnel who served 1939 - 1945 and onwards in many cases.
In November 2017 François Dutil began adding extensive information and many images from his research files,
for which we are grateful. Please contact us via our Helpdesk if you have additional information or images.
"Conversion from the original data held as images of old teletype sheets must have taken Major Paradie years.
The Paradie database is as close to a treasure as the World will see.” François Dutil

DUPLICATES EXIST IN THIS DATABASE
We have integrated entries from several databases in the Paradie Archive and as a result there may be more than one entry for a given individual. To ensure you read all the data we have on a person, use the Service Number (without the prefix J/ P/ R/ etc.) to perform a further search for more information on that person.
DATA ALIGNMENT IN PROCESS OF BEING ADJUSTED
Owing to problems with encoding methods, some records require manual adjustment to bring data elements within the record into alignment. This is a lengthy and ongoing process. If the record you are looking at is hard to read, it means we have yet to make the appropriate manual adjustments, so send us a message via the Helpdesk and we will correct that record.
SEARCHING ON SERIAL NUMBERS
Most records were originally encoded with aircraft serial numbers in the format AB 123. The standard is to use the format AB123. We have a long term project underway to change all serial numbers to the standard form, but with 50,000+ records this is a long process. Try 123 by itself.

Search now permitted on 2 character minimum (previously 3)
If you would like our team to research a family member or friend who appears in this database, contact us via the Helpdesk. We will send you instructions.

Enter Your search conditions and click Search This

These are the results of your search:

You searched for: “21136

#•••••••••••••••Name••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••Initials•••••••••••••••RankPhoto•••••••Awards••••••••••••Fate••••••••••••••••Origin•••••••••••PrefixNumber••••••••••Position•••••••••••••••••••••••••Unit••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••Aircraft••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••FurtherInformation••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••Notes••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••Links•••••••••••••••
1 BrownRaymond AlexanderP/O
F/O
F/L
DFC
J21136PLTRCAF
13 EFTS (RCAF)
2 SFTS (RCAF)
RCAF
5 (P)AFU (RAF)
59 OTU (RAF)
182 Sqd (RAF)
439 Sqd (RCAF)
439 Sqd (RCAF)
439 Sqd (RCAF)
R Depot (RCAF)
438 Sqd (RCAF)
RCAF
RCAF
X
Finch
Harvard
X
Oxford
Hurricane
Typhoon
Typhoon
Typhoon MN663
Typhoon MN375
X
Typhoon
X
X
4 Nov 1941 - Enlisted in the RCAF
6 June 1942
1 Aug 1942
29 Dec 1942 - UK
20 Apr 1943
8 June 1943
21 Aug 1943
29 Feb 1944
23 June 1944 - Hit by flak - Bailed off the Isle of Wight on RTB
18 Aug 1944 - Injured by flak - RTB
31 Aug 1944 - Convalescence in UK
7 March 1945 - NL
7 Aug 1945 - Repatriated
16 Oct 1945 - Released from the RCAF

Distinguished Flying Cross - No.438 Squadron. Award effective 3 September 1945 as per London Gazette dated 14 September 1945 and AFRO 1672/45 dated 2 November 1945.
(Information courtesy Francois Dutil)

Results 1 to 1 of 1.

Top

You can lay a wreath on this page to show your respect in an everlasting way.
Add us to your address book. Click here