BirthdayAugust 12, 1918

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Guy Gibson

    Full name: Guy Gibson
    Also known as: Guy Penrose Gibson, Guy Gibson, Gibson, Guy
    Professions: Recipient of the Victoria Cross
    Work: Commanding Officer of No. 617 Squadron

  2. Guy Gibson Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 19th of September, 1944 (Age: 26)

  3. Guy Gibson Biography

    Wing Commander Guy Penrose Gibson VC DSO* DFC* (12 August 1918 – 19 September 1944), was the first CO of the Royal Air Force's 617 Squadron, which he led in the Dam Busters raid (Operation Chastise) in 1943, resulting in the destruction of two large dams in the Ruhr area. He was awarded the Victoria Cross, but lost his life later in the war. He had completed over 170 operations at the age of 24.

  4. Guy Gibson Family

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