The Avro Anson, the twin-engine bomber David Weddel trained on before graduating as a pilot.David Weddel
Pilot Officer David Weddel in Brantford, Ontario, after graduating and receiving his wings in October, 1944.David Weddel
David Weddel, 2011.David Weddel
Graduating Class 105 (ATP), in Oshawa, Ontario, 1943. They were the last class to graduate before the school in Brantford closed. David Weddel is in the lower picture, front row, second from the right.David Weddel
Portrait of David Weddel taken in 1943, while he was in training at the Elementary Flying Training School in Oshawa, Ontario. The white stripe on his cap indicates that he is an air crew trainee.David Weddel
"I found flying an Anson bomber from A to B quite routine, while flying a Tiger Moth from A to B could be exciting, if I performed a loop or a roll or both along the way."