Looking for more information about radar, World War II and aviation history?
We are part of a wide-ranging and avid group of radar/aviation history museums, organisations, veterans's groups, and knowledgeable hobbiests. Please take some time to visit their sites to learn more about them.
Canadian RADAR PUBLICATIONS and Information
There are several books written by radar veterans and used extensively by the Museum to assist in the understanding and dissemination of WWII radar history. There are four books produced by the Canadian Radar History Project:
Canadians on Radar in South East Asia: 1941 - 1945
by Angus Hamilton
Canadians on Radar: Royal Canadian Air Force 1940 - 1945
by George K. Grande, Sheila M. Linden, & Horace R. Macaulay
Radar Officers of the Royal Canadian Air Force: 1940 -1946
by J. R. Robinson and F. B. Grahame
Canadians on Radar Royal Canadian Air Force: 1940 -1945
Honours and Awards
by Robert F. Linden
They are available at the Museum for visitors and researchers, but are also accessible online. Robert Quirk's website is invaluable to those seeking information about Canadian and Commonwealth air force activities.
SoRM Partners and Friends
The RAF Yatesbury Association: This is the official web site of the RAF Yatesbury Association and incorporates RAF Compton Bassett, Cherhill and Townsend.
The Diefenbunker: Canada's Cold War Museum
The Western University Department of Physics & Astronomy
The Online Air Defence Radar Museum is an amazing resource for all things related to American radar (and more!). They're working on funding a physical museum, too. Check them out!