Canada’s Naval Aviators (The Nominal List)

by John M. MacFarlane and Robbie Hughes (Revised and Updated 2018)

Robbie Hughes

General Robbie Hughes flying during his service as a Naval Aviator. (Photo from the Robbie Hughes collection.)

This is the list of 2,197 naval aviators who served in the Canadian Navy, or who were Canadians serving as naval aviators in other navies. It is derived from the two versions of the printed book of the same name by the authors which were produced in fundraising support of the Maritime Museum of British Columbia and The Shearwater Naval Museum. The books are no longer available new in print, only on the second-hand market. Now this list is much more extensive than those contained in the two printed editions – new names have been added and a great many of the entries have been brought up to date and corrected.

2207 matches. 45 pages. Max 50 records per page.

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Name Title Honours Birth Death
Laramee, Guy Laurent Lieutenant-Commander (RCN)   14/08/1917 27/11/2011
Laughlin, Frederick Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   (nk) (nk)
Laurie, Greenwood John Lieutenant-Commander (P) (RCN)   28/08/1923 11/12/1996
Laurin, Claude Joseph Sub-Lieutenant (RCN(R))   (nk) (nk)
Lavack, Robert Francis Joseph Ferdinand Lieutenant-Commander (P) (RCNR)   10/10/1920 (nk)
Lavack, Robert Frank Pilot Officer (RAF) DFM. (nk) 20/09/1943
Lavigne, Aubrey Peter Lieutenant-Commander (RCN)   (nk) 19/12/2002
Lawson, Ian O. Lieutenant-Commander (O) (RAN)   (nk) (nk)
Lawson, Walter Brogdin Captain (RFC) DFC. 11/11/1892 16/06/1928
Lawson, William (Walter?) Brogdin Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   00/00/1893 (nk)
Layard, Arthur Raymond Group Captain (RCAF) OBE. 02/09/1888 05/04/1967
Learmonth, Kenneth William Lieutenant (P) (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
LeBoutelier, Oliver Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   24/05/1895 12/05/1983
Leckie, John Andrew Lieutenant (P) (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
Leckie, Robert Air Marshall (RCAF) CB. DSO. DSC. DFC. M.I.D. Order of Polonia Restituta First Class (Poland). Commander of the Legion of Merit (USA). Order of the White Lion Second Class (Czechoslovakia), Commandeur de la Legion d'Honneur (France) 16/04/1890 31/03/1975
Lee, E. Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   (nk) (nk)
Lee, Melvin Gordon Sub-Lieutenant (RCN)   21/04/1947 (nk)
Leesti, Mart Lieutenant (RCN)   28/05/1941 (nk)
Lefaivre, Francis Eugene Lieutenant-Commander (RCN(R))   00/00/1923 22/04/2007
Legg, Malcolm R. Lieutenant-Commander (O) (RN)   (nk) (nk)
Lehmann, Jean-Jacques Colonel (AR)   30/06/1938 (nk)
Leidl, Henry Philip Lieutenant (P) (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
Leigh-Spencer, Frank Haszard Lieutenant (P) (RCNVR)   15/02/1917 06/11/2000
Leighton, (Mac) Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   (nk) (nk)
Leitch, Alfred Alexander Captain (RFC) DFC. MC. (nk) (nk)
Lemieux, Yves J. Sub-Lieutenant (E) (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
Lemmon, R. Michael Sub-Lieutenant (RN)   (nk) (nk)
Lentaigne, Charles Nugent Commodore (RN) DSO. 00/00/1900c (nk)
Leonard, Samuel Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   (nk) (nk)
Lepage, M.H. Lieutenant (O) (RCNVR)   (nk) (nk)
Leslie, H.G. Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   (nk) (nk)
Leslie, N.W. Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   (nk) (nk)
Levack, Robert Sub-Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   (nk) (nk)
Levett, Michael Anthony Coteman Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   25/03/1922 (nk)
Lewington, Peter Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   (nk) 00/04/1992
Lewis, Arnold Edward Lieutenant (P) (RCN)   01/06/1936 13/12/2006
Lewis, Barry R. Temporary A/Leading Airman (RN)   (nk) 13/03/1944
Lewis, James Lewellyn Lieutenant (RCN) Air Medal (USA). 19/11/1942 (nk)
Lewis, L. Mostyn Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   (nk) (nk)
Lewis, Leonard E. Sub-Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   (nk) (nk)
Lewry, John Lieutenant-Commander (O) (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
Ley, John Richard Hale Lieutenant-Commander (P) (RCN)   25/11/1923 29/11/2008
Liddle, Thomas R. Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   (nk) 30/04/1916
Liley, Arthur Sub-Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   (nk) (nk)
Lindsay, Lionel Lodge Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS) Order of St.Stanislas (Russia) 20/01/1892 03/03/1957
Lindstrom, Lennard Allan Captain (PLT)   11/02/1937 (nk)
Linquist, Stewart Ross Lieutenant-Commander (P) (RCN)   28/10/1922 10/09/1999
Litle, David John Lieutenant-Commander (E) (A/E) (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
Little, Herbert Michael Lieutenant (RCNVR)   00/00/1924 06/06/1945
Lloyd, William H. Commander (A) (RNVR)   (nk) 12/11/1991

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MacFarlane, John M. and Hughes,Robbie (2018), Canada's Naval Aviators (The Nominal List). 2018.

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