J.W. Townsend's dog tags, worn until May 1944, when he was commissioned as an officer. His number changed from R206358 to J45095.
Programme for Townsend's graduation dinner in Winnipeg from No. 7 A.O.S., Course 91, Navigators, at Portage la Prairie. April 29, 1943.
435 Chinthe Transport Squadron, 1945. The crew flew a 700 hour operational tour in Burma between 1944 and 1945.
Townsend's Certificate of Service in the R.C.A.F. from November, 1942 to February, 1946, showing particulars of service and decorations.
Flying Officer J. W. Townsend, Navigator, 435 (Chinthe) Squadron, 1945.
"War is full of mistakes and disasters and this was one."