The Memorial Cairn was dedicated on August 18, 1996. Fifty members of No. 600 Wing traveled to the site of the old airport and were joined by members of the Royal Canadian Legion from Leroy, former Air Station personnel attending a reunion, members of Ex-Air Gunner returning home from a reunion, Col Doyle of 15 Wing, Moose Jaw and local residents.
The cost of the Cairn and Plaque was covered by No. 600 (Regina) Wing, Air Force Association of Canada.