WW2 / Canadian Forces Decoration to a Wing Commander, RCAF
Last medal impressed to : W/C W. Trischuk
William "Bill" Trischuk was born in October 1925 and enlisted in the RCAF in 1940 and served during the war in Construction Engineering. After the war he accepted a permanent commission in the RCAF, spending much of his career in Air Defence Command and retiring in a 1959 with the rank of Wing Commander.
In 1965, after a few years as a Defense Construction Consultant, he accepted a post as a Structural Engineer with the City of Ottawa, remaining with the City until his retirement. Bill passed away on 5th March 2002 at Saskatoon, SK.