Chick Hewett joined the Air Force in 1942 as a navigator attached to 90 Squadron, RIS Squadron, Canadian Air Force during the second world war, He received his training in Mountainview New Brunswick . He served with seven other men as a navigator on a Landcaster Bomber, Since he did not have an university degree he was not qualified to apply to become a pilot. His missions were mainly over the the Ruhr Valley in Germany, called ” Happy Valley” which was the main industrial production site for creating syntheic oil.
He relays a story about the Summer of 1944 of Buzz Bombs dropping on London while enjoying the beautiful day while visiting St James Park in London, UK
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