Life story: Maj. Gen. Claude LaFrance, veteran of Korean air war
from Ottawa Citizen
Maj. Gen. Claude LaFrance, a Korean War veteran and one of Canada's most accomplished air force commanders, played a key role in keeping Canada at the forefront of military and civil aviation developments. He died peacefully on July 6, at the age 85, just a couple of weeks after feeling tired following a game of golf, and which was subsequently diagnosed to be acute leukemia. He had celebrated his most recent birthday on July 1, looking hearty and well.
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