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Gillis, Gordon Harvey Distinguished Flying Cross (Captain)

Survived 1918-October-23

Male Head

Birth Date: unkown date (age 59)

Born: Halifax, Nova Scotia

David Croll Gillis & Mary Elizabeth Swart

Helen England Gillis, married 1919 in Halifax

Home: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Decorations: Distinguished Flying Cross

Service
RAF
Unit
98 (BR) Sqn- Squadron (RAF)
Never Failing
Base
France
Rank
Captain
Marshal
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
SergeantSGT
CorporalCPL
Senior AircraftmanSAC
Leading AircraftmanLAC
Aircraftman 1st ClassAC1
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAC2
Position
pilot
Service Numbers
1918-07-08: posted to 98Sqn, France. 1918-10-23: Gillis was wounded in DH-9, (no serial # in the record) when it was shot down. His observer-gunner, 2Lt Alfred Hedley Fuller, (British) was also wounded.


98 (BR) Sqn- Squadron (RAF) Never Failing

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