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Cyril Howard Gates

In memory of:

Leading Aircraftman Cyril Howard Gates

November 20, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

R/120622

Age:

40

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of Albert and Mary Gates, of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan; husband of Laura Gates, of Nelson.

Commemorated on Page 517 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

NELSON MEMORIAL PARK
British Columbia, Canada

Grave Reference:

Grave E.109.

Location:


The cemetery is located on the corner of Caribou Street East and 9th Avenue East, and contains 40 Commonwealth War Graves from the 1914-1918 war and 2 from the 1939-1945 war.

Visiting Information
The cemetery grounds are open daily for visitation from sunrise to sunset. The cemetery office is not on site, but is open Monday to Friday from 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Id Card– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Cyril Howard Gates– Cyril Gates, 1925, riding in the Calgary Stampede.

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