Ronald John Gibson McCurdie Scotland

Biography of Ronald John Gibson McCurdie

Ronald McCurdie
Ronald McCurdie

Sub-Lieutenant Ronald John Gibson McCurdie of the RNVR was born in Rothesay and attended the High School of Glasgow. In 1942 he matriculated to study for an Arts degree but left in 1943 to join the RNVR (Fleet Air Arm).

McCurdie was posted to the Far East. He died in a plane accident in Ceylon on 7 March 1945.


Ronald John Gibson McCurdie
Born 12 July 1925, Rothesay, Scotland.
Died 7 March 1945.
GU Degree: Arts, 1942-43;
University Link: Student
Father's Details: Ronald McCurdie; H.M. Inspector of Taxes
War Service: Sub-Lieutenant (A), Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Grave / Memorial: Lee-on-Solent Memorial, England
View Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
Record last updated: 7th Jan 2008

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WWII Roll of Honour