Dedicated to the people and projects of AVRO Canada & Orenda Engines Limited
Gordon Jr. - born in Winnipeg on 26 December 1914, Crawford was one
of "Howe's Boys", he was appointed by Howe to be the President of A.V.
Roe Canada on November 1, 1951 an interesting bit of trivia found in
Greig Stewart's book "Shutting Down the National Dream" was that Crawford's
annual salary in 1957 was $75,000 - this was more than the president
of the United States -- Died at the age of 52 on 26 January 1976 in
New York City.