|Date of Injury:
|D.O.B/Age when admitted:
|Cause of Incident:
Crashed on take off in a Miles Master.
|Transferred to QVH:
Burns to face, hands and legs.
|No. of Operations at East Grinstead:
This is to certify that the patient mentioned below and whose description is stated hereon is the authorised holder of this Identity card.
RCAF Detachment, RAF Wrexham
|Age at Death:
Tremblay crashed on take-off during his second solo night-flying exercise. His plane burst into flames, causing bad burns to his hands and legs. Despite the best effort of Dr Ross Tilley at QVH, his right leg had to be amputated during his seven months at the hospital. He was repatriated to Canada on the hospital ship Lady Nelson early in 1944.Glossary: