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Specifically dealing with Alberta

Ed. Byfield, Ted, Alberta in the 20th Century, v. 8: The War that United the Province (Edmonton: United Western Communications, 2000).

Carter, David J., Prairie Wings: RAF #34 SFTS Medicine Hat, Alberta (Elkwater: Eagle Butte Press).

Douglas, W.A.B., The  Creation of a National Air Force: The Official History of the Royal Canadian Air Force Volume II (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1986)

Greenhous, Brereton, Stephen J. Harris, William C. Johnston, and William G.P. Rawling, The Crucible of War 1939-1945: The Official History of the Royal Canadian Air Force Volume III (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1994)

Myers, Patricia A., Sky Riders: an Illustrated History of Aviation in Alberta 1906-1945 (Saskatoon: Fifth House Ltd., 1995).

Patient, Joe, A Tale of High Adventure: No. 15 SFTS Claresholm (London: Leo Cooper, 1997).

Written about the BCATP across the country
Barris, Ted, Behind the Glory: the Plan that won the Allied Air War (Toronto: Macmillan Canada, 1992).

Conrad, Peter C., Training for Victory: the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan in the West (Saskatoon: Western Producer Prairie Books, 1989).

Dunmore, Spencer, Wings for Victory: the Remarkable Story of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan in Canada (Toronto: McLelland & Stewart Inc., 1994).

Golley, John, Aircrew Unlimited: the Commonwealth Air Training Plan during World War 2 (London: Patrick Stephens Ltd., 1993).

Greenhous, Brereton and Halliday, Hugh, Canada's Air Forces 1914-1999 (Montreal: Art Global, 1999).

Harvey, Douglas J., Laughter Silvered Wings Remembering the Air Force II ( Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Ltd., 1984)

Hatch, F.J., Aerodrome of Democracy: Canada and the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan (Ottawa: Canadian Government Publishing Centre, 1983).

Heide, Rachel Lea, The Politics of British Commonwealth Air Training Plan Base Selection in Western Canada (Ottawa, Carleton University Masters Thesis, 2000).

Kimberley, Sgt. Pilot Bob, Home Sweet Home: the Wartime Letters of Sgt. Pilot Bob Kimberley (London: Webb & Bower, 1989).

Milberry, Larry and Hugh Halliday, The Royal Canadian Air Force at War 1939-1945 (Toronto: CANAV Books, 1990). 

Warren, Douglas, Gemini Flight. Self-published manuscript.

Williams, James N., The Plan: Memories of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan (Stittsville, Ontario: Canada's Wings Inc., 1984).

Wright, Ken Mackenzie, With the Nationals in Spring Street (Mildura: Ken Wright, 1996).

Aviation Museums in Alberta

Alberta Aviation Museum

Calgary Aerospace Museum

Nanton Lancaster Society and Air Museum

Canadian Aviation Museums Outside of Alberta

British Columbia Aviation Museum

Canadian Aviation Hall of Fame

Canadian Aviation Museum

Canadian Museum of Flight

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum

Western Canada Aviation Museum

Wyatt Heritage Properties

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