RCAF casualties 8,829 (9-18-43)

The Pittsburgh Press (September 19, 1943)

RCAF casualties 8,829

Ottawa, Canada – (Sept. 18)
Since the outbreak of war, the Royal Canadian Air Force has suffered 8.829 casualties, including prisoners and missing, it was disclosed here at Air Force Headquarters today. The number of dead was 5,629, including those killed in action, in training accidents or from natural causes.