Bruce Thomson GILLAN

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GILLAN, Bruce Thomson

Service Number: O33625
Enlisted: 29 August 1949
Last Rank: Flying Officer
Last Unit: No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia , 18 November 1929
Home Town: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Schooling: Canberra High School, ACT, Australia
Occupation: Trainee Cinema Manager
Died: Flying Battle, Korea, 27 January 1952, aged 22 years
Cemetery: United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
Flying Officer Gillan's body was never recovered and is therefore regarded as missing, presumed killed in action.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cootamundra Korean War Memorial, Korean War Memorial (Ipswich, Qld), Lithgow War Memorial, Memorial Lane Murals (Gympie, Qld)
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Non Warlike Service

29 Aug 1949: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force

Korean War Service

25 Jun 1950: Involvement Flying Officer, SN O33625, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)

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