John Colton

1922 (Approximate) - May 14, 2013

RAF 137 Squadron

John Colton was born in Sherbrooke, Quebec and signed up with the RCAF in 1941 at the age of 19. He became a Typhoon pilot with 137 Squadron during the Second World War.


  • Vintage Wings Story about John Colton
  • The Memory Project
  • Images and info about John Colton
  • RCAF Article, November 1, 2013
  • Montreal Gazette Article about John Colton
  • Article about John Colton with reference to a painting by Robert Bailey, plus log book entries and uniform