Allen Groat's service medals, L-R:
1939-1945 Star; France and Germany Star; Canadian Volunteer Service Medal; Defence Medal; 1939-1945 War Medal.
Photo taken in either Holland, Belgium or France, 1943-1945.Allen Groat
A German Iron Cross painted inside an abandoned building. Exact location and date unknown - either France, Belgium or Holland, 1943-1945.Allen Groat
Portrait of Allen Groat, ground crew with RCAF. Date and location unknown.Allen Groat
A Hawker Typhoon that had crashed. Date and location unknown.Allen Groat
"Well this Liberator climbed up there and it’s vertical until it would stall. No more power. And then it would drop and come down, straight down. And then before it would hit the ground or the ocean, it would change again."