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Location
Province that borders Washington State to the south and Alaska to the north. During the war, it was an important in supplying the American military in Alaska and the Pacific northwest.

Prince Rupert
Located near the border of British Columbia and Alaska.

Smith River
Valley where several B-26s force landed on January 15, 1942. Nicknamed "Million Dollar Valley" for the value of the aircraft lost in the landing.

Vancouver Island
Island ofshore of British Columbia.

Patricia Bay Airfield (RCAF Station Patricia Bay)
Wartime airfield

Alliford Bay Seaplane Base (RCAF Station Alliford Bay)
Wartime seaplane base

Bella Bella Seaplane Base (RCAF Station Bella Bella)
Wartime seaplane base

Boundary Bay Airfield (RCAF Station Boundry Bay)
Wartime airfield

Coal Harbour Seaplane Base (RCAF Station Coal Harbour)
Wartime seaplane base

Port Hardy Airfield
Wartime airfield

Sea Island Airfield (RCAF Station Sea Island)
Wartime airfield

Fort Nelson Airfield (Northern Rockies Regional Airport)
Wartime airfield, still in use today

Terrace Airfield (RCAF Station Terrace)
135FS/4 Gp (Hurricane XII) Annette Is AAFld, Alaska Nov 17, 1943 - March 9, 1944 Patricia Bay
149BRS/WAC (Beaufort I & Ventura GRV) Annette Nov 18, 1943 - March 15, 1944

Uclulet Airfield (RCAF Station Uclulet)
4BRS/WAC (Canso A, Catalina IB/IV, Shark III and Stranraer) Jericho Beach May 3, 1940-Aug 26, 1944 Tofino

Vancouver Airfield (RCAF Station Vancouver)
RCAF Western Air Command Victoria Jan 1, 1943 - Mar 1, 1947

Victoria Airfield
Western Air Command Vancouver November 25, 1939 - Dec 31, 1942 Vancouver
No. 2 Gp January 1 - March 15, 1943

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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