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Robert Gordon Murphy

In memory of:

Flying Officer Robert Gordon Murphy

July 23, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

J/47080

Age:

19

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of Lillian Murphy, of Gypsumville.

Commemorated on Page 548 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GYPSUMVILLE CEMETERY
Manitoba, Canada

Grave Reference:

N/A

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Photo of ROBERT GORDON MURPHY– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Robert Gordon Murphy– A photo of Bob Murphy whose plane went down off the East Coast of Canada. He had mentioned he never really liked flying over water.  He was a wonderful human being.
  • Plane crash– Britannia Beach, Ottawa
  • Newspaper Clipping– Toronto Star http://ottawow.wordpress.com/2014/04/26/crash-of-the-canso/

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