Herb Davidson and Wedding Party, about 1940-1944
Photographer: J. Gordon Henderson ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/about-the-collection/j-gordon-henderson ) ..Description: .Black and white wide shot portrait of a wedding party consisting of two men and two women. The man in the middle is wearing an RCAF uniform and there appears to be an RCAF Pilot's badge on his jacket. The woman in the centre a long light coloured dress wearing a veil and holding a bouquet of flowers. The man on the far left is wearing a dark suit and a flower in his lapel. The woman on the far right is wearing a long white dress with short sleeves, she is also wearing a veil and gloves and holding a bouquet of flowers. The picture was taken indoors. The negative (labelled a) was accompanied by two black and white prints (labelled b & c). ..Object ID : A992.0003.404..View this item in the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol's collections database. ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/objects/A992.0003.404/A992.0003.404a ) ..Order a higher-quality version of this item (fee applies). ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/reproductions/order/A992.0003.404a )
During World War II, Goderich Airport hosted No. 12 Elementary Flying Training School for the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan, providing initial pilot training for aircrews using the Fleet Finch.No. 12 EFTS opened on October 14, 1940 and closed on July 14, 1944.