Friday, August 9, 2013

Remembering Lieutenant Robert Hampton Gray

On this day 68 years ago, August 9, 1945, Lieutenant Robert Hampton Gray of the Royal Canadian Navy flew a Corsair off the HMS Formidable and attacked a Japanese destroyer. He was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross, an honour which no other Canadian has been awarded since. 

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