List of Canadian fighter pilots in World War II
The list of Canadian fighter pilots in World War II includes fighter pilots of the Canadian Air Force ( Royal Canadian Air Force ) in the Second World War , which lasted from 1939 to 1945 , who had scored at least 15 kills.
The table contains the Canadian aviators with 15 or more confirmed kills
- Number of confirmed aerial victories
- Date of death (†)
|Surname||image||rank||L.||Award||Unit / Squadron No.||†|
|George Beurling||Flight Lieutenant||31.3||DSO , DFC||412 Squadron||05/20/1948|
|Henry Wallace McLeod||Squadron Leader||21st||DSO, DFC||433 Squadron||09/27/1944|
|Vernon Woodward||20th||DFC||33 Squadron||05/26/2000|
|Willie McKnight||Flying officer||16.5||DFC||242 Squadron||01/12/1941|
|Robert Wendell McNair||Wing Commander||16.5||DSO, DFC||416 Squadron||January 15, 1971|
|Edward Francis John Charles||Flight Commander||15.5||DSO, DFC, Silver Star||611 Squadron||05/11/1986|
|James Francis Edwards||Wing Commander||15th||DSO, DFC, Order of Canada||417 Squadron|
|Donald Currie Laubman||Lieutenant-General||15th||DFC, Alberta Order of Excellence||133 Squadron|
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