Guy P. Gibson

Guy Penrose Gibson was born in 1918, the son of Alexander James Gibson and Norah Gibson.  He married Evelyn M Moore of Penarth in 1940 at All Saints Church.

Guy served in the Royal Air Force as a Wing Commander (Pilot),  Cdg. 627 Squadron,  His service number was 39438.  Guy died on the 19th September 1944 aged 26 and is buried in Steenbergen-en-Kruisland Roman Catholic Cemetery.

Guy Gibson was awarded the V C, D S O and Bar, D F C and Bar and the U.S. Legion of Merit (Commander).