Base / Station:   Medicine Hat

Dates of Operation or Period of Information:  1941-44

Integral Units: 

  • No.34 SFTS
  • No 10 SEHU
  • No 102 REMS

Remote Units:

Unit Duties / Information:

Aircraft Flown:

  • Harvard,
  • Lysander,
  • Oxford,
  • Tiger Moth

Commanding Officers: 

  • Group Captain C A. Ellis at station opening

Financial Impact:

Date / Reason for Closure:  17 November 1944, reduced need for aircrew

Current Status: civilian airfield, 2 runways still active, others exist, some taxiways and ramp, some hangar foundations and 1 base building

Relevant links:

RCAF Aerodrome Medicine Hat, Alberta. Image frome the RCAF Pilots Manual of Aerodromes and Seaplane Bases circa 1942.