LAC Joseph Felicien A. Camire
R152631 WWII Veteran Royal Canadian Air Force

Joe enlisted with the RCAF on January 7, 1942 at No 2 Manning Depot Brandon, MB at age of 23. He served overseas, while there Joe worked on the ground crew putting out fires and helping clear the rubble from airfields after bombing. This often took him close to the fighting. Joe completed the full period of qualifying service for the 1939 - 1945 Star on 26 December 1946. He received his discharge in 1945. Joe married Eva Champagne in 1956. They had one daughter Linda. Joe's last residence was in Abbotsford, British Columbia where he passed away at the age of 59 in march 1978.