Wing Commander N. L. Drynan, AFC,
Wing Commander Norman Livingston Drynan attended St.
Andrew's College from 1920 to 1923.
joined the Royal Canadian Air Force on July 1, 1936 and was later awarded the
Air Force Cross.
Hamilton 1 July 1936.
Earned wings 12
Had flown 1,400
flying hours to date (of
award), 596 flying hours as
instructor, 120 hours in previous six months.
Retired 28 November
officer, as chief instructor at this school, has helped to organize and effect
a new programme
of combined training, which has proved of outstanding value to all aircrew.
His initiative and resourcefulness have resulted in a higher standard of
personnel graduating from this school. He is a most capable and efficient
pilot whose good leadership and unfailing devotion to duty have been an
example and inspiration to those serving under him."
as of 1 January 1945 as per London Gazette of that date
and AFRO 89/45 dated 19 January 1945.