En hommage à Gabriel Taschereau DFC
Pas grand chose sur Internet à propos de Gabriel Taschereau DFC que j’ai rencontré en 2010.
Not much on the Internet about Gabriel Taschereau DFC que j’ai rencontré en 2010.
TASCHEREAU, F/O Joseph Leon Gabriel (J10715) – Distinguished Flying Cross – No. 425 Squadron – Award effective 23 November 1943 as per London Gazette dated 30 November 1943 and AFRO 166/44 dated 28 January 1944. Born Victoriaville, Quebec, 1915; home in Quebec City; enlisted there 12 September 1940. Trained at No. 3 ITS (graduated 16 May 1941), No.7 BGS (graduated 14 February 1942), No. 5 AOS (graduated 3 January 1942) and No.1 ANS (graduated 18 March 1943). Decoration presented 21 May 1947.
Flying Officer Taschereau has participated in a large number of operational sorties over German and Italian territory. His efforts have at all times been characterized by accuracy and reliability. On one occasion during a night bombing attack…
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