Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William Delmar Gilbert

In memory of:

Flying Officer William Delmar Gilbert

March 9, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/11861

Age:

31

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of William J. Gilbert and Nellie M. Gilbert; husband of Isobel Gilbert, of Sechelt, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 315 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

4. C. 7.

Location:

Heliopolis, a major suburb of Cairo, lies 10 kilometres to the north-east of the main city centre, approximately 6 kilometres from the airport. The HELIOPOLIS WAR CEMETERY is situated opposite El Banat (Girls) College in Nabil el Wakkard Street, and access is from this street.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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