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Envelope is pre-printed from ‘Y.M.C.A.’ with letter inside written on letterhead ‘Canada YMCA FOR GOD FOR KING AND FOR COUNTRY – WITH THE CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE' On Active Service.'
2 /am Clyde Tite 72689 Royal Air Force Repair Section Borden Camp Ontario Canada
Sat. May 11th 1918
Envelope torn at top. Letter nice, bottom half yellowed, regular folds.
24 x 19 cm.
Alfred Clyde Tite was born in 1892, single, and lived in Edmonton. He was a carpenter by trade. He enlisted in June 1917 in Vancouver. Appointed to Royal Flying Corps 14/8/17, then to R.A.F. on 1/7/18, discharged from 44th Wing (North Toronto) on 8/1/19. He never left Canada.
(Records on FindMyPast)
The Royal Flying Corps Canada was established by the RFC in 1917 to train aircrew in Canada. Air Stations were established in southern Ontario at the following locations: