Guy Gibson

RAF Pilot Guy Gibson Full Name: Guy Gibson

United Kingdom

Profession: RAF Pilot
Why Famous: Led Operation Chastise - the 'Dambusters' raid over the Ruhr dams in May 1943, for which he was awarded the Victoria Cross.

Born: August 12, 1918
Birthplace: Simla, India
Star Sign: Leo

Died: September 19, 1944 (aged 26)
Cause of Death: Killed in action

Married Life

  • 1940-11-23 RAF pilot Guy Gibson (22) weds show dancer and actress Eve Moore in Penarth’s Anglican Church

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