World War II

Sherbrooke Record - - REMEMBRANCE DAY -

P.O Homer Mitchell Black­wood RCAF Age when endlisted:

20 years. Served as a pi­lot of­fi­cer in the RC.A.F When the war ended, he re­turned to his home town Knowl­ton, QC, where he again served by be­ing elected 6 times as mayor of the town of Brome Lake, QC. He passed away while still in of­fice in 1999 at the age of 76.

Also to be re­mem­ber are his three brothers:

Rus­sell Black­wood – U.S Army Air force Mar­cus Black­wood – Cana­dian Army William Black­wood – Royal Cana­dian Navy

They all re­turned home safely and are now de­ceased.

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