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Harry Lewis Gill

In memory of:

Warrant Officer Class I Harry Lewis Gill

January 17, 1943

Military Service

Service Number:





Air Force


Royal Canadian Air Force


607 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Honours and Awards:

Distinguished Flying Medal

Additional Information


May 9, 1922
South Devon, New Brunswick


August 22, 1940
Moncton, New Brunswick

Son of Herbert Spencer Gill and Mabel Gill, of Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick. Mrs. Gill was a member of the Remembrance Association, Silver Cross Women of Canada, Wheat City Chapter, Brandon, Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 163 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

4. C. 2.


Maynamati is some 7 kilometres from the centre of Comilla, which is on the railway line linking Dhaka to Chittagong. It can be reached by train to Comilla railway station, 9 kilometres from the MAYNAMATI WAR CEMETERY, or by the Dhaka -Chittagong highway. The cemetery is 1 kilometre down the road leading from Comilla to Sylinet and a short distance past the Cantonment Military Hospital. There is a C.W.G.C. road direction sign on a roundabout at the crossroad.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Harry Lewis Gill– Flight Sergeant Harry Lewis Gill - March 1942
  • Photo of Harry Lewis Gill– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Harry Gill's mother Mabel– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
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