|Service:||Royal Air Force|
|Date of Death:||29 August 1941|
|Decorations:||Distinguished Flying Cross and Bar|
Air Force Cross
Bar to Distinguished Flying Cross:
This officer has led the wing on nineteen occasions since July, 1941, and his fine leadership and cool courage have been an inspiration to his fellow pilots throughout all operations. On three recent escort missions Wing Commander Gillan has displayed especial skill and determination. He has destroyed one and damaged another enemy aircraft.
|Cemetery:||DUNKIRK TOWN CEMETERY|
|Grave:||Plot 2 Row 2 Grave 41.|
The London Gazette - Bar to Distinguished Flying Cross Citation (9 September 1941)
Record updated on 21 March 2018.
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