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Image No: PA-1599-382b-17

Title: First women to join Women's Section of #403 Reserve Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 26, 1952]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Women were assigned to duties in ground crew such as administration and accounting, signals, medical and supply sections.
Front row includes Betty Brigden, Madeleine McEachren, Catherine Sutherland; back row includes Mary Squarok, Dorothy Puffer; at right are Flying Officer Viccie Harding, senior officer of women, and Squadron Leader Don Freeman, commander of the squadron.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Military / Canadian Air Force - Officers / Canadian Air Force - Personnel / Canadian Air Force - Women

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Image No: PA-1599-382b-19

Title: Aircraft Control and Warning Unit at radar control map, Sarcee Camp, Royal Canadian Air Force, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 2, 1953]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Engaged in competition between #403 City of Calgary Reserve Squadron and #402 City of Winnipeg Reserve Squadron.
L-R: Aircraftwoman First Class Kathy Sutherland, plotter; Aircraftwoman First Class Christine Allen, fighter control operator; Aircraftwoman Second Class Babs Foster, flight control operator.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Military / Canadian Air Force - Duties / Canadian Air Force - Personnel / Canadian Air Force - Women / Air traffic control

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Image No: PA-1599-382b-29

Title: Officers of #403 Reserve Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 9, 1959]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Celebrating 10th anniversary of reactivation of the unit in 1949.
Front row, L-R: Group Captain G. M. Kelley; Group Captain W. A. Mostyn-Brown; Wing Commander Roy Cruikshank.
Back row, L-R: Flight Sergeant A. E. Seal; Warrant Officer First Class Jack Warren; Sergeant J. G. Spencer; Flying Officer John Cocks.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Military / Canadian Air Force - Officers

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