Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Murray Grant Gunn

In memory of
Lieutenant
Murray Grant Gunn
December 7, 1917

Military Service:

Age:
23
Force:
Air Force
Unit:
Royal Flying Corps
Division:
23rd Sqdn.

Additional Information:

Son of Andrew and Mary Douglas Gunn, of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 577 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
ARRAS FLYING SERVICES MEMORIAL ; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:
N/A
Location:
The Arras Flying Services Memorial is in the Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, which is in the Boulevard du General de Gaulle in the western part of the town of Arras, near the Citadel, approximately 2 kilometres due west of the railway station.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Murray Gunn – From: The Varsity Magazine Supplement Fourth Edition 1918
published by The Students Administrative Council, University of Toronto.  
Submitted for the Soldiers' Tower Committee, University of Toronto, by Operation Picture Me.
  • Newspaper Clipping – From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping – From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Roll of Service – From the "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", published in 1921.
  • Newspaper Clipping – In honoured memory.
  • Royal Canadian Yacht Club Memorial – The Royal Canadian Yacht Club World War One Memorial, Toronto, Ontario.  
Images of the 1926 unveiling ceremony and the names listed on the side 
panels of the sun dial memorial. This unveiling and the photographs were 
presented in a special edition booklet entitled "In Memoriam 1914-1918".
  • The Soldiers' Tower – The Soldiers' Tower was built at University of Toronto between 1919-1924 in memory of those lost to the University in the Great War. The name of "Lt. M. G. Gunn RFC" is among the 628 names carved on the Memorial Screen, which can be seen at photo left. Photo: K. Parks, Alumni Relations.
  • Memorial Room – Memorial Room, Soldiers' Tower, University of Toronto.  Photo by David Pike, 2010; courtesy of Alumni Relations.
  • Monuement – Lt. Murray Grant Gunn's name was included on the Gunn family monument located in Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Toronto, Ontario.
  • Inscription

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