Relief Landing Field (R1) - Lethburn

Base / Station:   Lethburn

Dates of Operation or Period of Information: 11 Feb 42-28 July 44

Integral Units:

Unit Duties / Information:  Primary Relief Field for Assiniboia.  The actual location of this aerodrome is somewhat up in the air.  I have indicated the approximate location on the google map below.

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Commanding Officers:

Financial Impact:

Date / Reason for Closure: 28 July 44, reduced need for aircrew.

Current Status:  abandoned, land reverted to agriculture usage.

Links:

RCAF Aerodrome Lethburn, Saskatchewan. Image frome the RCAF Pilots Manual of Aerodromes and Seaplane Bases c.1942
Legal land discription from site plan
Legal Land discription map of the area around the former aerodrome.