In Memoriam: Dennis William Patrick Connolly

Dennis William Patrick Connolly was a humble man. A true hero.

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RCAF No. 403 Squadron

I got this comment this afternoon.

Hello ,

My name is Patrick Daunais.

I was a good friend of Dennis Connolly. He was in the Ste-Anne Veterans Hospital and sadly passed away April 24th, 2013.

He will be missed by all his family, friends .

He was a great man to know and it was an honnor to have been able to call him my friend.

Dennis William Patrick Connolly deserves all the respect and the admiration for he gave all for his country.

500 hours on a Spitfire… Participated in the Dieppe Raid… Back in Canada as a flight instructor to train pilots at Bagotville with 130 Squadron…

His recollections are here on this siteI found him in a book about 91 Squadron written by Peter Hall.

I paid him a visit in 2012.

 

I wanted to go back and see him once more. I would…

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2 thoughts on “In Memoriam: Dennis William Patrick Connolly

  1. A true honoring an another, a sad post (to know we’ve lost yet another hero), but another treasured one for future generations to remember.

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