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Ainslie, William Alexander

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Title Lieutenant-Colonel (PLT)
Official Number (nk)
Birth 31/08/1943 Death (nk)
Place Winnipeg Place (nk)
Area MB Area (nk)
Country Canada Country (nk)
Qualifications pcsc.
Military Service
(Short Service Appointment). He was appointed as a Naval Cadet (SSA) RCN (With seniority dated 01/09/1962). He served in HMCS Venture (Officer Training Establishment) for Training 1962. He was Awarded Wings 01/11/1964. He served in HMCS Shearwater for VS-880 Squadron 1964. He was appointed as an A/Sub-Lieutenant RCN (With seniority dated 01/01/1965). He served in HMCS Venture 1965. He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant RCN (With seniority dated 01/01/1965). He was appointed as a Lieutenant RCN (With seniority dated 09/09/1967). He served in CFB Comox for 407 Squadron 1969. He served in CFB Comox as Pilot Standards Officer 1972. He served in CFB Esquimalt as Staff Officer Personnel 1973. He was appointed as a MAJ (PLT) (With seniority dated 01/01/1974). He served in French Language Training 1974. He served in the College Militaire Royale de St. Jean as Syndicate Director 1975. He served in Canadian Forces Staff College 1978. He served in CFB Comox as Squadron Standards Officer 1978. He served in CFB Comox as Base Operations Staff Officer 1982. He was appointed as a Lieutenant-Colonel (PLT) (With seniority dated 01/07/1984). He served in USAF Base Offutt (Omaha NB) for SAC HQ as Canadian Forces Liaison Officer 1984. He served in MR-880 Squadron as Commanding Officer 1988. He served in NDHQ as Pilot Career Manager 1990. He served in SACLANT HQ Staff Norfolk VA as Deputy Director Intelligence 1992. He served in WESTLANT HQ as Operations Officer 1993. (He was released c1995.)
Vessels Owned
Aircraft Flown Total Flying Hours: 6,800. Total Fixed Wing Deck Landings: 100. Aircraft Flown: Chipmunk, Expeditor, T-33, Argus, Aurora, Tracker
Named Features
MacFarlane, John and Robbie Hughes (1997); Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON;
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