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Stuart William Gunn

In memory of:

Warrant Officer Stuart William Gunn

March 13, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/90442

Age:

27

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of John McClary Gunn and Frances M. Gunn, of London, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 166 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

THURLBY (ST.GERMAIN) CHURCHYARD
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Grave B.5.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Stuart William Gunn– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star December 1941. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Stuart William Gunn– Enlisted on March 15, 1941, trained at #3 Elementary Flying Training School, and won his Pilot's Wings at #6 Service Flying Training School. Went overseas in January 1942 and flew in South Africa and Eqypt before returning to England. Killed when is Oxfprd Aircraft of #14 Advanced Flying Unit plunged into the ground near Northorpe, England.
  • Photo of Stuart William Gunn– City of London WW2 Books of Remembrance.  Online.  NOTE: WS GUNN was featured in the December 2005 issue of the " Banner", newsletter of St. John the Evangelist Anglican church, north London.   Also his name is displayed on the war memorial plaque.   See VWN entry for French, Donald for reference. Image of plaque not available.

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