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Gerald Grant Giroux

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Gerald Grant Giroux

April 2, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

R/62704

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

#57 (R.A.F.) Squadron

Additional Information


Husband of Mary Elizabeth Giroux.

Commemorated on Page 76 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

2. F. 7.

Location:

Durnbach is a village 16 kilometres east of Bad Tolz, a town 48 kilometres south of Munich. Durnbach War Cemetery is 3 kilometres north of the village Gmund am Tegernsee. Using the A8 from Munich, turn off at the junction Holzkirchen, taking the 318 road in the direction of Gmund am Tegernsee. At the crossroads with the 472, turn left in the direction of Miesbach. The cemetery is situated approximately 500 metres on the left from the 318/472 crossroads.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of GERALD GRANT GIROUX– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Group Photo– Gerald's Crew 1940
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Montreal Gazette. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of Gerald Grant Giroux– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Gerald Grant Giroux is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Gerald Grant Giroux is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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