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Aviation archaeology of World War II Gander: an examination of military and civilian life at the Newfoundland airport.

@inproceedings{Daly2015AviationAO,
  title={Aviation archaeology of World War II Gander: an examination of military and civilian life at the Newfoundland airport.},
  author={Lisa M Daly},
  year={2015}
}
  • Lisa M Daly
  • Published 2015
  • Geography
  • This project examines the Second World War (WWII) history of the Newfoundland Airport (Gander, Newfoundland), with a focus on civilian and military life on the base, and the potential for aviation archaeology to enhance the historical record. To accomplish this, ten WWII era airplane crash sites were examined archaeologically, using a variety of methods depending on the state of the wreck and the environment of the site. On the grounds of the original airbase, the Royal Canadian Air Force Globe… CONTINUE READING

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