“Hymn for Those in the Air”
When wild the headwind beat,
Thy sovereign will commanding
Bring them who dare to fly
To a safe landing.
Duncan Campbell Scott, RCAF
The Henderson photo collection is being digitized in a website by the Huron County Museum, and entails photos of flight training centres at Clinton, (now known as the Village of Vanastra), Goderich, Point Albert, & Centralia. Follow the County of Huron Museum Blog for more updates at “Digitizing History”
Scroll below for a glimpse of the past at the Clinton RCAF Base, and don’t forget to visit the Municipality of Huron East display at the London International Airport found at the luggage carousels showcasing photos of the base in the 50’s.
Photographs courtesy of Library & Archives Canada, County of Huron Museum, Town of Clinton Library & the Secrets of Radar Museum, London ON.