Bushell Park, Saskatchewan

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Bushell Park is located in Saskatchewan
Bushell Park
Bushell Park
Location of Bushell Park in Saskatchewan

Bushell Park is an unincorporated community in Saskatchewan. It is located on Saskatchewan Highway 2, approximately 5 km (3.1 mi) south of Moose Jaw. It is home to CFB Moose Jaw (15 Wing, Moose Jaw), home of the Snowbirds flight demonstration team. The Moose Jaw airshow is performed from the base.

History[edit]

The community was organized in 1952 to provide housing for staff at the nearby air force base. The community was formally opened on September 19, 1952 by Sybil Bushell of Fort Qu'Appelle. The community was named for his son, Christopher Bushell, who was killed in action during World War II.[1]

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Coordinates: 50°20′23″N 105°33′21″W / 50.33972°N 105.55583°W / 50.33972; -105.55583