Honorary Snowbirds

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds are extremely grateful for the tremendous support provided to the team from communities across North America.

The team initiated a Society of Honorary Snowbirds to recognize those exceptional individuals who have provided outstanding support.

Those inducted into the Society of Honorary Snowbirds have demonstrated an unwavering, whole-hearted, selfless and enduring commitment to the team and its mission.

The Snowbirds would like to thank the Honoraries below for their genuine support to our team over the years.

List of Honorary Snowbirds

  • Lieutenant-General (Retired) Fred Sutherland
  • Colonel (Retired) O.B. Philp
  • Colonel (Retired) Ralph Annis
  • Captain (Navy) (Retired) Dave Tate
  • Lieutenant-Colonel (Retired) Terry Lyons
  • Bill and Nancy Johnson
  • The Pietsch Family: Al, Barb, Warren, Jolene, Kent and Marney
  • Art and Judy Scholl
  • Ed and Alice Drader
  • Lois Boyle 
  • Jack and Myrna Kingscote
  • Joann Osterud
  • Bob Hoover
  • Brian Swidrovich 
  • Gary McMahon
  • Rick Grissom
  • Bud Granley
  • Marg Fowler
  • Alice Biegler
  • Ray Ban Gold: Rod Ellis, George Kirbyson, Bill Cowan and Al Hauff
  • Rafe Tomsett
  • Les Gould
  • Tom Nevison
  • Dan McLaren
  • Jacquie Perrin
  • Larry Milberry
  • Don Chapman
  • Johnny Friend
  • French Connection: Daniel Heligoin, Montaine Mallet
  • Bernie Geier
  • Katsuhiko Tokunaga
  • Ed Ruthe
  • Milton Berger
  • Colonel (Retired) Frank Hanton
  • Dale Cline
  • Larry Rymal
  • Brigadier-General (Retired) Claude Thibault
  • Colonel (Retired) Terry Humphries
  • David Foster
  • Steven Vitali
  • Jack Reilly
  • Lyn Johnston
  • Gary Sloane
  • Danny Clisham
  • Jerry Davidson
  • Terry Venables
  • Ian Smith
  • Marianne Hoffart
  • Rod Hillman
  • Larry and Kathy Doak
  • David Tavenor
  • John McQuarrie
  • Sean Tucker
  • Bob Singleton
  • Canadian Forces SkyHawks
  • Julie Clark
  • Brigadier-General (Retired) Jim Hunter
  • Bill and Judy Carter
  • Captain (Retired) Rick Thompson
  • Bob Granley
  • Bob Thomson
  • Dr. Robert Conn
  • Don Pearsons
  • Brigadier-General (Retired) Terry Leversedge
  • Wayne Harper
  • Lieutenant-Colonel (Retired) Norm Bell
  • Garry Cotter
  • Colonel (Retired) Tom Lawson
  • Rick Radell
  • Don Fynn
  • Risto Laamanen
  • Martina Chapman
  • Father Mark Sargent
  • Paul Molnar
  • Season Renegar
  • Captain (Retired) "Badger" Berger-North
  • Major (Retired) Larry Rudosky
  • Air Commodore (Retired) Bing Peart
  • Lieutenant-Colonel (Retired) Tom Reid
  • Rick and Brenda Reeves
  • Lieutenant-Colonel (Retired) Terry Thompson
  • Bob McIntyre
  • Kim Philp
  • Darlene Hamre
  • Richard Cooper
  • Major-General (Retired) Richard Foster
  • Ric Peterson
  • Ken Lin
  • Fred von Veh
  • Jim Killin
  • Brian Swidrovich
  • Burn Parish Council (England)
  • Captain Michael VandenBos Public School 
  • Roy Hafeli
  • Wing Commander (Retired) Stocky Edwards
  • Wing Commander (Retired) Syd Burrows
  • Don Hewson
  • Donna Flynn
  • Marilyn Cooper
  • David White
  • Honorary Colonel Mike Potter
  • Honorary Colonel John Melbourne
  • Wing Commander (Retired) Fern Villeneuve
  • Rhonda Butler
  • Ron Price