WADDELL George Graham “Gray”, COL (Ret), CD, Air Force Logistics – Supply

George Graham (Gray) Waddell, 86, of Sechelt, BC passed away peacefully on July 14, 2015. Gray was born in Montreal, Quebec on March 21, 1929 to Ellen and Jim Waddell.

Gray had a 35 year career with the Royal Canadian Air Force and Canadian Forces retiring as a Colonel. One highlight of his career was piloting the North Star transport airplane during the Korean War.  On completion of his flying career he went on to serve in Materiel Command in Rockliffe, Ottawa. He was later posted to CFB Downsview as a Colonel. He went on to serve as the Commandant of CFSAL, CFB Borden and is fondly remembered by his Chief Instructor, RCLSA NCR Chapter member, CAPT(N) Bob Mitchell,

After retirement, Gray actively volunteered in his community. Gray is deeply missed by his wife of 55 years Heather and his three children Cleo, Wendy (Paul), Bradley (Karen) and four grandchildren – Alexander, Deidra, Stuart and Pierce.


News / Events

Sherwin-Williams Proudly Offers a Military Discount

Sherwin-Williams proudly supports the military of the United States and Canada by offering a 15% off discount on Paints, Stains and Painting Supplies to men and women who are currently serving, are… Read More

Logistician / Logistics Officer of the Year 2021 recipients

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Logistics Officer / Logistician of the Year.  This year saw many exceptional applicants both at the Officer and NCM level… Read More

Montreal Climate Security Summit

A quick informal note to let you know that the Montreal Climate Security Summit, which the CDA Institute is organizing in collaboration with DND, US Dept of State, and the… Read More

TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Program

Royal Canadian Logistics Service Association members can enjoy preferred rates on car, home, condo and tenant insurance through the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Program  As a trusted partner, the TD… Read More

Military members eligible for Shannon contaminated water compensation

Armed forces personnel and veterans who lived in military housing at the Valcartier base may be eligible for between $250 and $1000 for every month they lived there between 1995… Read More