Location/Base: Hagersville, Ont

Years in Use: opened Nov 1940- transferred to DOT 21 Sept ’45

Units:      

  • Was Originally R1 to No 5 SFTS Brantford.     
  • No 16 Service Flying Training School– 8 Aug ’41-30 Mar ’45
  • No 4 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit (REMU)-controlled REM Satellites in Hamilton, Dunnville, Jarvis and Port Arthur-disbanded Apr ’46

Facility Discription:

  • as at Feb 1941:
    • No buildings 
    • Single Runways

Aircraft Types: No 16 SFTS- Anson, Harvard

Commanding Officers:

Financial Impact:

Date/Reason for Closure/Current Status:

RCAF Aerodrome Hagersville, Ontario. Image from the RCAF Pilots Manual of Aerodromes and Seaplane Bases circa 1942.

Related documents:

  • Memo from Robert Leckie 12 Feb 1941 debating the assignment of a training aerodrome for No 4 Wireless School in Guelph.