Douglas Woods Henry Image

Name

Wing Commander Douglas Woods Henry

Born

1916-08-25

From

Awards

Distinguished Flying Cross and Bar






Service Record 1


Highest Rank

Wing Commander

Conflict

Battalion

Company

214 Squadron

Enlisted

Ottawa, ON

Enlistment Date

1940-06-29


Service Record 2


Highest Rank

Wing Commander

Conflict

1954-

Battalion




Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

Visit the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre's Online Collections, through the link below, for more information related to this soldier.


Online Collections Link




Notes

Douglas Henry was the son of Ernest Alfred Henry and Adeline Victoria Woods, who owned Henry’s book store in of Kincardine, Ontario. Also, he was brother to Flight Lieutenant Ernest Raymond Henry, DFC and bar and Pilot Officer Ralph Henry. Douglas received the Distinguished Flying Cross and Bar.




Sources & Links

a) Airforce Association of Canada - Airforce.ca/awards;
b) Clipping titled, Promotion made Wing Commander from the Kincardine News, February 6, 1957
c) Bruce Remembers feedback, October 29, 30, 2018