Gordon Tait Elliot - Ordinary Seaman - 1925 - 1944

Pictures and additional information courtesy of Author Robert D'Aoust.

  • Service Number: V/69859
  • Age: 19
  • Force: Navy
  • Unit: Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve
  • Division: H.M.C.S. Magog

Gordon Tait Elliot R.C.N.V.R. Ordinary Seaman October 14, 1944
H.M.C.S. Magog Age: 19 Born: 08/06/1925 V69859

Son of George Edgar and Clara Elliot, of Calgary, Alberta.
Grave Information: Plot 40, Grave 2, Viking Cemetery, Alberta.

Ordinary Seaman Gordon Tait Elliot formerly of Kinsella and well known in Edmonton, who has been killed in action,
 according to word received by his mother, Mrs. Dan Laidler, lives in Calgary. The seaman enlisted and trained at H.M.C.S. Nonsuch, Edmonton naval division. He attended Innisfail High School before enlisting.

Commemorated on Page 299 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. (copy below) Order a copy of this page.

Do you have photographs or personal memorabilia relating to GORDON TAIT ELLIOT that you want included in our photo collection?

You can send photos of Elliot:  For this Web Site  and  Veterans Canada.

Below is a Legion Publication Article


Burial Information:

  • Cemetery: VIKING CEMETERY Alberta,Canada
  • Grave Reference: Plot 40. Grave 2.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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