Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Craig Paul Gillam

In memory of:

Sergeant Craig Paul Gillam

October 3, 2006

Kandahar, Afghanistan

Military Service


Age:

40

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Dragoons

Citation(s):

Meritorious Service Medal, Canadian Forces Decoration, Mentioned in Dispatches (Posthumous) awarded 27 June 2007, Medal of Sacrifice (Posthumous)

Additional Information


Born:

April 20, 1966
Stephenvile Crossing, Newfoundland and Labrador

Son of Graham and Agnes Bishop. Husband of Maureen Jessica Gillam.

Brother of Lisa Ann (Bishop) Janes, Cindy Agnes (Bishop) Septon and Janet Mary Bishop.

Commemorated on Page 222 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

SOUTH BRANCH (ST. SYLVESTER'S) CEMETERY
Newfoundland, Canada

Grave Reference:

N/A

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Craig Paul Gillam – Sergeant Craig Paul Gillam, Royal 
Canadian Dragoons.  Photo: Canadian Forces Image Gallery
  • Kandahar Airfield Memorial – Kandahar Airfield Memorial, Afganistan
  • Kandahar Airfield Memorial – Kandahar Airfield Memorial, Afganistan
  • Kandahar Airfield Memorial – Kandahar Airfield Memorial, Afganistan
  • Plaque – Kandahar Airfield Memorial, Afganistan
Photo submitted by Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial – TSE Memorial

Theatre Support Element
Persian Gulf
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial – TSE Memorial

Theatre Support Element
Persian Gulf
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial – TSE Memorial

Theatre Support Element
Persian Gulf
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial – TSE Memorial

Theatre Support Element
Persian Gulf
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial Plaque – Theatre Support Element
Persian Gulf
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Grave Marker – St. Sylvester's Cemetery, South Branch, NL
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Sgt Craig Gillam Ave – Sgt Craig Gillam Ave

Clovelly Trails Sub-Division, 
St. John's, NL
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial – RCAC Memorial


Sgt Gillam is commemorated on the RCAC Memorial located at Worthington Park, CFB Borden, ON.

Photo courtesty of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Inscription – RCAC Memorial


Sgt Gillam is commemorated on the RCAC Memorial located at Worthington Park, CFB Borden, ON.

Photo courtesty of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial – Sgt Craig Gillam and Cpl Brian Pinksen memorial, Glynmill Pond, Corner Brook, Newfoundland

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