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History on Video

This section provides videos/slide shows relating to 400 Squadron History.  
All videos are best watched in "Full Screen" which can be accessed by clicking the box-like icon on the bottom right AFTER you click the play button.


Produced in 2010 by Bill Bishop & Garry Alexander This video is broken into 4 Chapters for easier viewing.  It examines various aspects of Squadron Life from 1958 to 1964 using photos and 8mm film. 

Chapter 1 Photographs & Memories

Shows life at R.C.A.F. Stn. Downsview. Length: 11 mins 4 secs

Chapter 2 Summer Camps 

Shows life at Camp Borden, R.C.A.F. Stn. North Bay, R.C.A.F. Stn. Trenton and Camp Gagetown N.B.  Length: 15 mins 5 secs

Chapter 3 Colour Presentation 

June 10, 1961 along with Mess Dinners at R.C.A.F. Stn Toronto (Avenue Rd) and the Lord High Airman festivities (1961).  Length:  9 mins

Chapter 4 Around Stn. Toronto, 

Also Nuclear Decontamination and Prangs & Bangs. 

Length: 8 mins 50 secs

400 SQUADRON HISTORY 1932-2012

Produced in 2012 by Bill Bishop & Garry Alexander.  Thanks to Ron Wylie's 400 Squadron History book "On Watch To Strike" and to L/Col Todd Braithwaite, CO 400 THS for some of the pictures.

Length: 23mins 50 secs.


The background music for this video is a complete rendition of the R.C.A.F. March Past (fondly referred to as sign on music)
Length: 3 mins 9 secs.  Produced in 2011 by Bill Bishop