Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Regiment: Royal Air Force
Biography: Son of the late William M. and Mary T. Gillan, Balgranach, Milltimber ; born Milltimber, 1914 ; educated at Aberdeen Grammar School. For a time he studied at the University and then entered the Royal Air Force in 1935. He served in Egypt and was later sent to Canada as an Instructor. He had returned to this country only a few weeks when he lost his life during the Battle of Britain in 1940.
Date of Death: 11 August 1940
Burial Details: Name recorded on Runnymede Memorial, panel 5
Publication: Roll of Remembrance. Published 1952.
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