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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


They made the Ultimate Sacrifice


Gilbert Bernard Gordon


Steward, V25119, RCNVR


Born: 19 Jul 1915, Pictou, Nova Scotia


Died: 19 Oct 1940 at sea


Book of Remembrance


GORDON, Gilbert Bernard, Steward, V25119, RCNVR, MPK - 19 Oct 1940, HMCS BRAS D'OR - son of William G. and Mary Gordon; husband of Cecilia Gordon, all of Halifax, NS.


Ships served in:

HMCS BRAS D'OR - Served in Bras D'Or 04 Nov 1939 - 17 Jun 1940 as a Stwd, RCNVR

HMCS BRAS D'OR - Drafted to Bras D'Or 01 Jul 1940 as a Stwd, RCNVR


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(1-2) Certificate of Service  (3-4) Service Summary  (5) Report of Death



Second World War Casualty Index