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express
Lives remembered: Arthur Hiller 1923 - 2016couple who opened a Yiddish theatre, by the age of 11 he was appearing in their
Lives remembered: Arthur Hiller 1923 - 2016
express / Posted 2 days ago
couple who opened a Yiddish theatre, by the age of 11 he was appearing in their plays. He served as a navigator in the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War and went on to study psychology at Toronto University before joining the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How Harper created a more conservative Canadalowering rates still further on small business. The guts of the Conservative ag
How Harper created a more conservative Canada
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
lowering rates still further on small business. The guts of the Conservative agenda of tax and spending cuts will remain. Royal Canadian Air Force ground crew perform post flight checks on a CF-18 fighter jet in Kuwait after a sortie over Iraq on... Read more
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Gazette News
Families urged to hand in war weapons in light of Ronald Kingresponsibility. Ronald King admitted possession of a prohibited firearm, namel
Families urged to hand in war weapons in light of Ronald King
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
responsibility. Ronald King admitted possession of a prohibited firearm, namely a 1934 Enfield Revolver marked with a Royal Canadian Air Force badge and possession of ammunition without a certificate on the opening day of the trial. Andrew... Read more
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Gazette News
Care home killer who shot his wife given six years in a secure hospitalresponsibility. Ronald King admitted possession of a prohibited firearm, namel
Care home killer who shot his wife given six years in a secure hospital
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
responsibility. Ronald King admitted possession of a prohibited firearm, namely a 1934 Enfield Revolver marked with a Royal Canadian Air Force badge and possession of ammunition without a certificate on the opening day of the trial. Andrew... Read more
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CBC.ca
Don't freak out this time, OK? CF-18 to roar over Thursday's Redblacks game, DND warnsmark the Canadian Armed Forces appreciation game, the Department of National De
Don't freak out this time, OK? CF-18 to roar over Thursday's Redblacks game, DND warns
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
mark the Canadian Armed Forces appreciation game, the Department of National Defence said in a statement Tuesday. Both the Royal Canadian Air Force and the Ottawa Redblacks' ownership group issued apologies following last year's fly-by, after some... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
M.I. Violet McKay (Hammond)Asbestos, Quebec. Vi and Norman McKay were married June 5, 1943, in Calgary, A
M.I. Violet McKay (Hammond)
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
Asbestos, Quebec. Vi and Norman McKay were married June 5, 1943, in Calgary, Alberta, where Norm was training for the Royal Canadian Air Force. They were happily married for 54 years. Norm died in 1997, just short of his 87th birthday. She and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Veteran Siblings Reunite At Garden Plaza At Cleveland1939, before the U.S. entered the war, Mr. Hall saw a uniform hanging up in a w
Veteran Siblings Reunite At Garden Plaza At Cleveland
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
1939, before the U.S. entered the war, Mr. Hall saw a uniform hanging up in a window and was inspired to enlist in the Royal Canadian Air Force. He became part of the Royal Air Force the next year in England, and then the United States Army Air... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
They're our pilots of the futureFlying Training Centre. Wainwright, from Whitby, earned one of the top awards
They're our pilots of the future
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 10 days ago
Flying Training Centre. Wainwright, from Whitby, earned one of the top awards presented at the ceremony Wednesday – the Royal Canadian Air Force Association Medal and Central Region Gliding Memorial Award, which is awarded to the top overall... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Arthur Hiller dies at 92; former academy president and director of 'Love Story'not what you did for a living.” He was a student at the University of Alberta
Arthur Hiller dies at 92; former academy president and director of 'Love Story'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
not what you did for a living.” He was a student at the University of Alberta in 1941 when he left to volunteer for the Royal Canadian Air Force and served as a navigator on bombing raids over Germany. After the war, he earned a bachelor’s... Read more
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express
Love Story director Arthur Hiller has died aged 92Sciences.Related articles Born in Alberta in 1923, he was son of Polish Jew im
Love Story director Arthur Hiller has died aged 92
express / Posted 10 days ago
Sciences.Related articles Born in Alberta in 1923, he was son of Polish Jew immigrants. During World War II he joined the Royal Canadian Air Force, navigating bombers over enemy territory in Europe. One of his first jobs after the war was with... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
'Love Story' director Arthur Hiller dies at 92parents who had come from Poland first to New York and then to Canada. During
'Love Story' director Arthur Hiller dies at 92
Bdnews24.com / Posted 10 days ago
parents who had come from Poland first to New York and then to Canada. During World War Two, he flew bombing raids for the Royal Canadian Air Force over Germany. He studied psychology in college, then began his career in radio in Canada before... Read more
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DW
'Love Story' director Arthur Hiller dies at 92 |doesn't mean you have the right to paint a mustache on her.'" Career spanned 5
'Love Story' director Arthur Hiller dies at 92 |
DW / Posted 10 days ago
doesn't mean you have the right to paint a mustache on her.'" Career spanned 50 years After flying bombing raids for the Royal Canadian Air Force over Germany during World War II, Hiller began his career in radio and television in the 1950s... Read more
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iafrica.com
Oscar-nominated director diesto the Academy and his lifelong passion for visual storytelling." Born in Edmo
Oscar-nominated director dies
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
to the Academy and his lifelong passion for visual storytelling." Born in Edmonton, Alberta, Hiller served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II, and embarked on a show business career first in Canadian television and then in... Read more
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Rappler
Oscar-nominated director Arthur Hiller diesto the Academy and his lifelong passion for visual storytelling." Born in Edmo
Oscar-nominated director Arthur Hiller dies
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
to the Academy and his lifelong passion for visual storytelling." Born in Edmonton, Alberta, Hiller served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II before embarking on a show-business career on Canadian television and then in... Read more
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The Forward
Arthur Hiller Directed ‘Love Story’ and ‘The In-Laws’ and Never Lost His Yiddishkeitthe Arab world safe from democracy.” No mere inexperienced idealist, Hiller wa
Arthur Hiller Directed ‘Love Story’ and ‘The In-Laws’ and Never Lost His Yiddishkeit
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
the Arab world safe from democracy.” No mere inexperienced idealist, Hiller was by 1948 a veteran of three years in the Royal Canadian Air Force, navigating bombers over Germany during World War II. Hiller’s wife Gwen, who died in June at age... Read more
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Reuters
'Love Story' director Arthur Hiller dies at 92parents who had come from Poland first to New York and then to Canada. During
'Love Story' director Arthur Hiller dies at 92
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
parents who had come from Poland first to New York and then to Canada. During World War Two, he flew bombing raids for the Royal Canadian Air Force over Germany. He studied psychology in college, then began his career in radio in Canada before... Read more
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The Morning Call
Arthur Hiller dies at 92; former academy president and director of 'Love Story'not what you did for a living.” He was a student at the University of Alberta
Arthur Hiller dies at 92; former academy president and director of 'Love Story'
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
not what you did for a living.” He was a student at the University of Alberta in 1941 when he left to volunteer for the Royal Canadian Air Force and served as a navigator on bombing raids over Germany. After the war, he earned a bachelor’s... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Arthur Hiller dies at 92; former academy president and director of 'Love Story'not what you did for a living.” He was a student at the University of Alberta
Arthur Hiller dies at 92; former academy president and director of 'Love Story'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
not what you did for a living.” He was a student at the University of Alberta in 1941 when he left to volunteer for the Royal Canadian Air Force and served as a navigator on bombing raids over Germany. After the war, he earned a bachelor’s... Read more
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Variety
Arthur Hiller, Director of ‘Love Story,’ Dies at 92being and I will miss him terribly. My heart and love go out to his family.” B
Arthur Hiller, Director of ‘Love Story,’ Dies at 92
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
being and I will miss him terribly. My heart and love go out to his family.” Born in Edmonton, Alberta, he served in the Royal Canadian Air Force from 1942-45, graduated from University College, U. of Toronto, in 1947 and received a Master of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Arthur Hiller, Director of 'Love Story,' Dies at 92the Canadian city, and Hiller was appearing in small roles by age 11. After hi
Arthur Hiller, Director of 'Love Story,' Dies at 92
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
the Canadian city, and Hiller was appearing in small roles by age 11. After high school, Hiller spent three years in the Royal Canadian Air Force. He flew bombing raids over Germany during World War II, then attended the University of Toronto and... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Open to visitorsof his family members were among many attending Northern Neighbors Day activiti
Open to visitors
Minot Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
of his family members were among many attending Northern Neighbors Day activities this weekend. He flew Spitfires for the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II and came to Minot to watch the Spitfire and other planes in the airshow.... Read more
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BC Local News
France presents Cranbrook veteran with Legion of HonourA Cranbrook veteran was enrolled in a select international group Saturday, Augu
France presents Cranbrook veteran with Legion of Honour
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
A Cranbrook veteran was enrolled in a select international group Saturday, August 13. Lee Brown, who at 18 flew with the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War, was recognized and honoured by the government of France, for his services... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Aerospace companies coming to Abbotsford expobut with a provincial, national and international flavour," the spokesperson sa
Aerospace companies coming to Abbotsford expo
Abbotsford News / Posted 18 days ago
but with a provincial, national and international flavour," the spokesperson said. Lt.-Gen. Michael Hood, commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force, will be attending the expo and giving a speech. The CEO of WestJet, Gregg Saretsky, will also be... Read more
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BC Local News
Aerospace companies coming to Abbotsford expobut with a provincial, national and international flavour," the spokesperson sa
Aerospace companies coming to Abbotsford expo
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
but with a provincial, national and international flavour," the spokesperson said. Lt.-Gen. Michael Hood, commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force, will be attending the expo and giving a speech. The CEO of WestJet, Gregg Saretsky, will also be... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sault vet back on plane for first time since warCharlie Pinkerton, Special to The Sault Star Frank Neilson had not been aboard
Sault vet back on plane for first time since war
The Sudbury Star / Posted 19 days ago
Charlie Pinkerton, Special to The Sault Star Frank Neilson had not been aboard a military aircraft since he retired from Royal Canadian Air Force in 1945. The former pilot snapped that streak Monday, kicking off Algoma Aviation Week by flying in a... Read more
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The Sault Star
First time back-on-board for WWII pilotCharlie Pinkerton Special to The Sault Star Frank Neilson had not been aboard
First time back-on-board for WWII pilot
The Sault Star / Posted 20 days ago
Charlie Pinkerton Special to The Sault Star Frank Neilson had not been aboard a military aircraft since he retired from Royal Canadian Air Force in 1945. The former pilot snapped that streak Monday, kicking off Algoma Aviation Week by flying in a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Astronaut captures northern lights and ancient crater in one amazing photoatmosphere The picture is said to show various small settlements including Lab
Astronaut captures northern lights and ancient crater in one amazing photo
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
atmosphere The picture is said to show various small settlements including Labrador City, an iron-ore mining town, and the Royal Canadian Air Force base at Goose Bay on the Labrador Sea. Read More They are most commonly be seen in Scandinavia,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Applying to be an astronaut? Check out your competitiona happy surprise."Jacob Brown Hometown: Carleton Place, Ont. Current location
Applying to be an astronaut? Check out your competition
CBC.ca / Posted 20 days ago
a happy surprise."Jacob Brown Hometown: Carleton Place, Ont. Current location: Ottawa. Occupation: Pilot-in-training, Royal Canadian Air Force Education/Experience: B.Sc. in computer science at Carleton University, master's in space systems... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Decoder Margaret Cooper monitored German U-boats during WWIIyoung officer Margaret Douglas was standing on the platform at Bletchley Statio
Decoder Margaret Cooper monitored German U-boats during WWII
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
young officer Margaret Douglas was standing on the platform at Bletchley Station during a blackout when an officer of the Royal Canadian Air Force started a conversation with her. His train to London arrived and they never exchanged names. The... Read more
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BC Local News
France to honour Cranbrook veteran with Legion of Honourof distinction starting with Knight, Officer, Commander, Grand Officer and Gran
France to honour Cranbrook veteran with Legion of Honour
BC Local News / Posted 25 days ago
of distinction starting with Knight, Officer, Commander, Grand Officer and Grand Cross. Brown flew 33 missions with the Royal Canadian Air Force in the European theatre, operating mainly in Germany and on the Scandinavian coast. Most bombing... Read more
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BC Local News
Kelowna-Lake Country MP named grand marshal of Okanagan Pride marchKelowna Aug.13. The society said it chose MP Fuhr because he has shown his com
Kelowna-Lake Country MP named grand marshal of Okanagan Pride march
BC Local News / Posted 26 days ago
Kelowna Aug.13. The society said it chose MP Fuhr because he has shown his commitment to Canada, first as a pilot in the Royal Canadian Air Force and now as an MP. "He is supportive of our community and has shown his sense of commitment when he... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Lake Country MP named grand marshal of Okanagan Pride marchKelowna Aug.13. The society said it chose MP Fuhr because he has shown his com
Lake Country MP named grand marshal of Okanagan Pride march
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 26 days ago
Kelowna Aug.13. The society said it chose MP Fuhr because he has shown his commitment to Canada, first as a pilot in the Royal Canadian Air Force and now as an MP. "He is supportive of our community and has shown his sense of commitment when he... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Lake Country MP to lead Okanagan pride paradeOne Pride March Aug. 13. “OPS chose MP Fuhr because he has shown his commitmen
Lake Country MP to lead Okanagan pride parade
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 26 days ago
One Pride March Aug. 13. “OPS chose MP Fuhr because he has shown his commitment to our country, first as a pilot in the Royal Canadian Air Force and now as a member of Parliament with the Liberal Party,” said Sydney Lawson, OPS president. “He... Read more
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BC Local News
Lake Country MP to lead Okanagan pride paradeOne Pride March Aug. 13. “OPS chose MP Fuhr because he has shown his commitmen
Lake Country MP to lead Okanagan pride parade
BC Local News / Posted 26 days ago
One Pride March Aug. 13. “OPS chose MP Fuhr because he has shown his commitment to our country, first as a pilot in the Royal Canadian Air Force and now as a member of Parliament with the Liberal Party,” said Sydney Lawson, OPS president. “He... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Legion members mournedat the branch have seen. Dave Hyland, a naval veteran, died July 2. Peter Gali
Legion members mourned
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted a month ago
at the branch have seen. Dave Hyland, a naval veteran, died July 2. Peter Galigan, who served the as a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and the Military Police died July 13. Harold Durant, who fought with the army in Korea, died July... Read more
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Daily News
Sri Lanka keen to engage with SL community in Canadastronger links between our peoples. I am sure many of you would have heard of
Sri Lanka keen to engage with SL community in Canada
Daily News / Posted a month ago
stronger links between our peoples. I am sure many of you would have heard of Leonard Birchall, the young pilot in the Royal Canadian Air Force who served in Ceylon, and who was dubbed by Sir Winston Churchill as the ‘saviour of Ceylon’ during... Read more

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