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East and West Camps, RCAF Station Yarmouth Nova Scotia

 
 
East and West Camps, RCAF Station Yarmouth Nova Scotia Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 24, 2017
1. East and West Camps, RCAF Station Yarmouth Nova Scotia Marker
Inscription.

This plaque was erected
to commemorate all Naval, Army,
Air Force and civilian personnel
who served
at the Yarmouth Air Base in the
War of 1939 - 1945
to maintain our democratic freedoms.

 
Erected 1992 by the Veterans and Friends of East Camp.
 
Location. 43° 50.308′ N, 66° 7.139′ W. Marker is in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, in Yarmouth County. Marker can be reached from Main Street (Nova Scotia Route 1) just south of Public Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is adjacent to the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 Main Street, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia B5A 1G3, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Frost Park (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Frost Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Cape Forchu Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); First Yarmouth Mayor and Council (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarah Corning
East and West Camps, RCAF Station Yarmouth Nova Scotia Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 24, 2017
2. East and West Camps, RCAF Station Yarmouth Nova Scotia Marker
(about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Lost to the Sea (about 150 meters away); Hartlin Trail (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yarmouth.
 
Also see . . .
1. Yarmouth Airport History. (Submitted on August 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. RCAF Station Yarmouth in Canadian Military History. (Submitted on August 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Wartime Heritage Association of Yarmouth County. (Submitted on August 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Yarmouth International Airport Official Website. (Submitted on August 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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