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Gilchrist, David Robb (Warrant Officer 1st Class)

Died 1944-July-14

Birth Date: 1900-June-09 (age 44)

Son of James and Margaret Gilchrist; husband of Charlotte M. Gilchrist, of Winnipeg.

Husband of Charlotte M. Gilchrist, of Winnipeg.

Home: Winnipeg, Manitoba

8 RD- Repair Depot
Warrant Officer 1st Class
Air Chief MarshalA/C/M
Air MarshalA/M
Air Vice MarshalA/V/M
Air CommodoreA/C
Group CaptainG/C
Wing CommanderW/C
Squadron LeaderS/L
Flight LieutenantF/L
Flying OfficerF/O
Pilot OfficerP/O
Warrant Officer 1st ClassWO1
Warrant Officer 2nd ClassWO2
Flight SergeantFS
Senior AircraftmanSAC
Leading AircraftmanLAC
Aircraftman 1st ClassAC1
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAC2
master mechanic
Service Numbers
8 Repair Depot, Winnipeg, Manitoba. Death by natural causes while in the Deer Lodge Hospital, Winnipeg. Addendum: The squadron was based at Elvington when Halifax aircraft W 7813-C was shot down. The two RAF members of the crew who were also killed were Sgts H. Roots and J.R. McLeod. This completes this crew list. Detail from "Some Of The Many" by Roy Walker, Kent, England.

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Lot 315 Sec 4 Grave 2

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