Canada’s War in the Air | | Source: Goodspeed, D. J. (1967). The Armed Forces of Canada, 1867-1967: A Century of Achievement Retrieved from http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp/his/docs/AFC_e.pdf | A 15 page extract that is clearly written and comprehensive .
Canadians in the Air Force | Source: Drew, M. G. (1928). Canada in the Great War (pp. 36). Toronto: Maclean’s. | A brief, 3-page discussion of Canada’s contribution to the War in the Air.
Captain William Avery Bishop Wins the VC | Source: Canada. War Records Office, Roberts, Theodore Goodridge, Richards, Robin, & Martin, Stuart. (1918). Thirty Canadian V.Cs, 23rd April 1915 to 30th March 1918. London,: Skeffington. | A seven page extract that describes how Canada’s war ace, Billy Bishop earned the Victoria Cross during the First World War.
First Canadian Naval Airmen | Source: Kealy, J. D. F., & Russell, E. C. (1965). A history of Canadian naval aviation, 1918-1962. Ottawa: Naval Historical Section, Canadian Forces Headquarters, Department of National Defence. A 3 page extract that looks at the Royal Naval Air Service in the First World War.
Into the Blue: Pilot Training in Canada, 1917-1918 | Source: Halliday, Hugh A, & Brandon, Laura. (1999). Into the Blue: Pilot Training in Canada, 1917–1918. Canadian Military History, 8(1), 6. | A 6-page article that looks at the growth of air power in the First World War, and the advent of pilot training in Canada.
Kingdom of the Air | Source: Borden, R. L., & Hurd, P. (1917). The war and the future. Being a narrative compiled from speeches delivered at various periods of the war in Canada, the United States, and Great Britain, with an introductory letter to the compiler, Percy Hurd. London,: Hodder and Stoughton. | A 3 page extract that looks at the Royal Flying Corps in the First World War.
On Active Service: Canadian Aviation in 1917 | | Source: Hopkins, J. C. (1918). Canadian annual review war series – 1917. Toronto: The Canadian Annual Review Ltd. | A 7-page book extract that looks at the state of Canadian military aviation in 1917.
The Royal Canadian Naval Air Service of 1918 | Source: Kealy, J. D. F., & Russell, E. C. (1965). A history of Canadian naval aviation, 1918-1962. Ottawa: Naval Historical Section, Canadian Forces Headquarters, Department of National Defence. | A 10-poage extract that looks at the formation of a Canadian naval air service.
War Inventions, Discoveries, Science | Source: Hopkins, J. Castell. (1919). Canadian annual review of public affairs – 1918 (Vol. 18). Toronto: The Canadian Annual Review Ltd. | A 3-page summar of some of the innovations and scientific breakthroughs of the First World War.