Daniel Ross GILL

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERJ/15111
AGE27 yo
DATE OF BIRTH 
STATECranbrook, BRITISH COLUMBIA CANADA
FAMILYParent: Thomas Sutherland & Caroline Marguerite GILL
RANKFlying Officer
FONCTIONPilot
JOB before ENLISTEMENT--CANADA
DATE of ENLISTEMENT--
UNIT263rd Squadron
ARMYRoyal Canadian Air Force
DATE OF DEATH7 november 1942gill d r tombe
STATUS 
PLACE OF DEATHBetween Valognes and Montebourg
DATA PLAN

Whirlwind - Mk.I - s/n P7043

 

Whirlwind

 

Mission: Opération Rhubarb : railway Valognes (50)
Take-Off: Warmwell, Dorset UK

CEMETERYCommunal Cemetery Cherbourg
GRAVE
6D5
DECORATION
  
Royal Air Force 263squadronraf
STORY
During the attack of a locomotive, one of his teammates seen dropping bombs on the target and then loses contact and the circumstances remain undetermined -
« He is missing in circumstances in which, at present, only guesswork can provide any clue »

INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net
PICTURE SOURCEFrédéric LAVERNHE
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud