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Joseph Théodore Louis Philippe Gilbert

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Joseph Théodore Louis Philippe Gilbert

September 21, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

R/55814

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Born:

March 31, 1920
Beauce, Quebec

Enlistment:

February 10, 1941
Quebec City, Quebec

Son of Joseph Théodore Gilbert and Marie Louise Poulin, of Limoilou, Quebec.

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:

JURBY (ST. PATRICK) CHURCHYARD
Isle of Man, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Grave 344.

Location:

Jurby is a village on the north-west coast of the Island and is reached from Ramsey, a seaport on the north-east coast six miles distant. The church of St. Patrick is the parish church of Jurby, and the churchyard is the parish burial ground, the Authority in which it is vested being the Incumbent and Churchwardens. It lies in an isolated position on the sea-coast, some way from the village, and covers one-and-a-half acres.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of JOSEPH THÉODORE LOUIS PHILIPPE GILBERT– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter (1)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter (2)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter (3)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter of recommendation– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Joseph Théodore Louis Philippe Gilbert– Photo taken on November 12, 1941 at Port Albert.
  • Photo of Joseph Théodore Louis Philippe Gilbert– Before leaving for war.
  • Photo of Joseph Théodore Louis Philippe Gilbert
  • Commemoration Card– Commemoration board signed by the Minister of National Defence for Air.
  • Operational Activities Journal
  • Operational Activities Journal– Last written pages of the operational activities journal written by Joseph Théodore Louis Gilbert.
  • Memorial Cross
  • Memorial Cross (back view)
  • Medals– From left to right: War Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and The Defence Medal.
  • Documents– Military identification card, pass and badge.
  • Logbook– First pages of logbook.
  • Group Photo– Photo of Joseph Théodore Louis Philippe Gilbert with comrades.
  • Grave marker
  • Grave marker

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