MILITARY: World War II Burials ENGLAND

GILLESPIES REMEMBERED

 

Cambridge American Cemetery

Bill Gillespie, ID 37504349,  Private First Class. US Army, Entered from Missouri. 3206th Quartermaster Service Company. Died April 28, 1944. Missing in Action. Awarded The Purple Heart.

Clarence W. Gillespie, ID O-728469. Second Lieutenant. US Ary Air Forces. 366th Bomber Squadron, 305th Bomber Group, Heavy. Entered from Pennsylvania.  Missing in Action. Awarded Purple Heart. Air Medal.

Merritt K. Gillespie, ID 15334968, Sergeant. US Army Air Force. 418th Bomber Squadron, 100th Bomber Group, Heavy. Entered from Indiana. Died Nov 5, 1943, Missing in Action. Awarded Purple Heart. Air Medal.

Michael Gillespie, ID 11036765, US Army. Technician Fifth Grade. Entered from Rhode Island. Coast Artillery Corps. Died Feb 7, 1943. Missing in Action. Awarded Purple Heart.

Chichester Cemetery, ENGLAND

James Lyon Gillespie, Pilot Officer, ID 76902. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. United Kingdom. Died Oct 1, 1940.

Faslane Cemetery, ENGLAND

Albert Webb Gillespie, Sergeant, ID 1554372. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, United Kingdom, Died March 1, 1943.

Fradley (St Stephen) Churchyard, ENGLAND

John Alexander Gillespie, Sergeant, ID 18/10/1941 Royal Australian Air Force, Australian, died Oct 18, 1941.

Pinner Cemetery, ENGLAND

William Henry Gillespie, Flying Officer, ID 166968, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. United Kingdom. Died Nov 11, 1947.

St Columb Major Cemetery, St Columb, Cornwall, ENGLAND

Hugh Gordon Gillespie,  Sergeant,  ID R95484, from Port Coquiltlam, British Columbia, CANADA, Died Nov 14, 1942, age 31, of  his injuries (shot by the gunner in a plane).

to be continued….