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Mossbank, Saskatchewan, Canada, 1942. William Bernard ("Bill") Kaus standing on the tarmac beside the Bristol Blenheim aircraft in which he completed advanced flying training as a wireless air gunner. Kaus, a member of the RAAF, was undergoing training under the Empire Air Training scheme. (AWM)