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THE CROYDON ROLL OF HONOUR
GILLAM, JEAN, Civilian
Age
2 yrs.
Res.,
40, Wilford Rd.
By e.a.,
19 Feb., '44.
GILLAM, SARAH, Civilian
b., '76.
GILLAM, WILLIAM, Civilian
b.,
'74.
Res.,
of above two persons, 30, Selhurst New Rd. Both
by e.a.,
17 June, '44.
GILLARD, FRANK W., 1100070, Gr., R.A.
b.,
S.E. London.
Res.,
Croydon.
In
Middle East, 1 Nov., '42.
GILLETT, NORMAN CORNELIUS, Organizer and tirst commander,
" Z " Zone, L.D.V. (later H.G.), Croydon Area.
b.,
25 Apr., '89 ,
Educ .,
Monoux Sch. and Univ. of London.
Solicitor, Clerk
to
Justices, Croydon County Bench, '31-'44.
Ser.,
H.A.C, '07; R. Dublin Fus. (T.F.), '13; Reg. Cap., '16. In Great
War, '14-'19 ; Waziristan, '07; Brigade Maj., Multan Bde. In '39
war was D.A.A.G., 1st Armoured Div., '39. Organized L.D. V., as
above, May-June, '40 and thereafter was at Zone H.Q., H.G. Was
also Treasurer, 350 Sqdn., A.T.C
D.,
Aug., '44, of ill-health,
accelerated by bombing. See p. 148,
et
seq.
GILLHAM, ELLEN DOROTHY, Civilian
b.,
'00.
Res.,
45, Ferndale Rd.
By e.a.,
16 July, '44.
GILLHAM, PETER ERNEST, 177917, Lt., Recce., R.A.C
b.,
Croydon, 22 May, '21.
Res.,
30, Valley Walk.
Educ.,
Whitgift
Sch. Assistant Scoutmaster, 27th (St. Mildred's) Scouts.
Empl.,
Public Health Dept., Croydon Corporation.
Ser.,
149 Recce Rgt.
In a.,
whilst probing enemy lines, Le Havre, 4 Sept., '44.
Bur.,
Mannevillette Mann Eglise, N. France.
GILLHAM, ROBERT WILLIAM, F . Lt., R.A.F.
b.,
London, 29 Apr., '22.
Res.,
2, Birch Tree Way.
Educ.,
Whitgift
Sch. Musician. Insurance clerk.
Ser.,
18 Sqdn., CM.F. Failed
to return from operation over Italy, 3
I
Dec., '44. Presumed
K.
GILLIBRAND, D., Sgt., Lond. Rifle Bde.
Res.,
49, St. Oswald's Rd.
III
a.,
N. Africa.
GILMORE, GEORGE, CS.M., Irish Gds.
b.,
Cavan, Ireland, 7 Jan., '16.
Res.,
28, Ridgemount Ave.
Educ.,
Model Sch., Cavan. Regular soldier.
In a.,
Anzio beach-head,
Italy, 30 Jan., '44.
Bur.,
Anzio Cem.
GILMORE, HILDA HENRIETTA, Civilian
b.,
'08 .
GILMORE, PAMELA ANN
Age
4 yrs.
Res.,
of above two persons, 43, The Chase. Both
bye.a.,
16 Apr., '41.
GILMOUR, JEFFERY J., 97001643, Pte.,
1.
' .CC
b.,
S. E. Loncon.
Res.,
Croydon. D.
on
a.J.,
in U.K., 25 Apr., '42.
GIRAS, G.
c,
PlO,
R.A.F.
Educ.,
St. ]oseph's ColI.
In a.
GLADMAN, EDWIN GEORGE, 79°6179, Cpl., CL.Y. (Sharpshooters) ,
R.A.C
b.,
Ipswich, 17 Dec., '17.
Res.,
30, Firsby Ave.
EdIlC.,
Portland Rd.
Sch. Member of amateur dance band (drummer) and Croydon
Y.M.CA.
Empl.,
Brown Bros., Cherry Orchard Rd.
Ser.,
4 CL.Y.
with 8th Army (Desert Rats) to Tripoli. One of the first to make
landing on "D " Day and went on to Holland and Germany.
111
a.,
when a Bazooka struck tank and the crew was machine-gunned in
leaving it, 28 Mar., '45.