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    Default Group Captain G V Walsh RCAF, 1940.

    Could anyone please let me know the Christian names of this Canadian officer please. I believe he was the senior RCAF officer in Britain during the summer of 1940 and eventually became an AVM.

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    Martin Gleeson.

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    Hello,

    C41 George Victor WALSH.

    WALSH, George V., A/V/M (C41) C.B.E., M.B.E., joined the Victoria Rifles in W.W.1, transferred to the R.F.C. and then to the R.A.F. postwar. Prewar, he joined the R.C.A.F and was a senior officer in England in 1940.

    See:
    Canadians in the Royal Air Force,
    Allison,Les.
    Roland:Author,1978.
    p.202.

    See also: Hugh Halliday's RCAF Awards site (2-entries). Born Liverpool, England, 24 May, 1893, died England 4 June, 1960.

    Col.
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    Col,

    Thanks for your help now and throughout the last year. Wishing you a happy 2019 !

    Regards,

    Martin.

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    Martin.

    Likewise! Thanks.

    Col.

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