On board the HMCS Cape Breton in the English Channel, 1944.Tom Gunning
Escort Group 6 (EG6) anchored off the Faroe Islands, October 1944.Tom Gunning
Portrait of Tom Gunning in uniform, taken during the war.Tom Gunning
Tom Gunning is pictured here attending the 60th Anniversary of D-Day at the Canadian War Cemetery in Cintheaux, France, 2004.Tom Gunning
HMCS Cape Breton (K350), the ship on which Tom Gunning was stationed, Faroe Islands, October 12, 1944.Tom Gunning
"We were constantly at action stations. And they gave us pills to keep us awake and at the end of the fifth day, I collapsed unconscious and I was laying in the companionway."