Anne Gafiuk's "What's in a Story?" Story Writing and Memoirs

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Current Projects

I was interviewed by Shelly McElroy for her podcast People Who Know Stuff.

RCAF Kittyhawk
Accident Proneness Report

A medical student in 1948 requested sixteen WWII North American pilots' files from the RCAF as part of his thesis. Hugh Burns Hay looked at their training, education, family background, flying experience, types of aircraft, and weather conditions, looking for a common theme as to why these were fatal accidents.

Anne is currently interviewing Typhoon pilots, their family and friends, collecting stories about the Typhoon aircraft and its role during WWII.

For more information about the Typhoon, Harry Hardy Takeoff Typhoon view Harry Hardy's presentation on YouTube.

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PX WWII Correspondence Project

I am looking for Canadian WWII correspondence, preferably RCAF, of all varieties: letters, postcards, and telegrams to use in another research project.

Women's Study

Study of the women who died in service of Canada during World War II.

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