Air Vice-Marshal A. Earl Godfrey inspecting personnel of No.116 (BR) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force (R.C.A.F.), Botwood, Newfoundland, September 1943.
Bill Laidlaw served in Botwood from the spring of 1942 until the end of the war.
Credit: Canada. Dept. of National Defence / Library and Archives Canada / PA-114774.
"I had a friend who was about the same age I was. We both went down to enlist."