In memory of

Flight Sergeant

Gordon Edwin Dalton

who died on 3 Oct 1943

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Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service RCAF
  Unit No. 90 Squadron, Royal Air Force
  Rank Flight Sergeant
  Service number R120612
  Date of death 19431003
  Cause of death killed in action
Narrative history
  R120612 Flight Sergeant (No. 90 Squadron RAF pilot) Gordon Edwin Dalton (b.1921) of Regina was KIA 19431003 and is buried at Reichswald Forest war cemetery, Kleve, Germany. Dalton's Stirling was shot down at Krefeld Bochum during a raid on Kassel. He was the son of Frederick Norman and Phoebe Ann (Smith) Dalton. Gordon was born at Neepawa, Manitoba, educated at Lakeview school and Central collegiate, and was working as an accountant when he enlisted at Regina in 1941.

FW Smith died on the same flight.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 159 - Sherwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Reichswald Forest war cemetery, Kleve, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany    

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  Honour roll location(s) Regina
St Marys Anglican church, Regina
  Geo-memorial Dalton Island, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 59.9972°N / 104.6294°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 74P15
  Geo-memorial details In Selwyn Lake.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19210814
  Place of birth Neepawa, Manitoba    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19410811
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation accountant
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