Edward Gerald Joseph Gilmore

Poppy - Lest We Forget

Rank and Honours: Squadron leader, 1942

Distinguished Flying Cross

Grad optometry, 1933

Unit(s): RCAF, seconded to RAF 408 squadron
Next of Kin/Parents: N/A
Date of Birth:
Enlisted:
Date of Death (& Place): Declared MIA- 13 May, 1943

5 April 1943, in action over Kiel, Germany

Burial Information: Commemorated on Runnymede memorial, cooper’s hill, Egham and Surrey, England panel 172
Further Personal Information Roll of Honour:

War Memorial. More/Fisher Slype

St. Michael’s College

War Memorial outside chapel

St. Michael’s College School

Honour Roll CYB 1945

Attended SMC 1927-28, 1930-31

Degree in optometry 1933

Details have been verified from the following sources: UofT memorial book 1939-45, pg. 24
See Also: Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Commonwealth War Graves Commission