In memory of

Leading Aircraftman

Gilbert Earl Park

who died on 15 May 1943


Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service RCAF
  Unit No. 2 Bombing & Gunnery School, Royal Canadian Air Force
  Rank Leading Aircraftman
  Service number R213885
  Date of death 19430515
  Cause of death died of non-combat causes
Narrative history
  R213885 Leading Aircraftman (RCAF projectionist) Gilbert Earl Park (b.1898) of Regina died 19430515 and is buried at Regina cemetery. Park died of a coronary thrombosis while on strength to No. 2 Bombing & Gunnery School, Mossbank. He was the adopted son of William Park of Swan River, Manitoba, and left a wife Minnie Helene (Gillert) at Regina. Gilbert was born at Kenora, Kenora district, Ontario, educated at Swan River and was a motion picture projectionist at Saskatoon for 15 years. He took over the Met theatre at Regina in 1940 and enlisted there early in 1943.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 159 - Sherwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Regina cemetery    

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  Honour roll location(s) Regina
  Geo-memorial Park Lake, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 55.1167°N / 103.8167°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 63M4
  Geo-memorial details Northwest of Deschambault.
Personal information
  Date of birth 18981016
  Place of birth Kenora, Kenora district, Ontario    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19430329
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation projectionist
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