Hi, You know that Dan GALLAGHER [your GGrandfather ?] Came to Canada aprox 1939.
Passed away aprox 1980 in Calgary Alberta.
Dan GALLAGHER had been with R.A.F. or R.C.A.F?
You may be able to obtain service records.
Cemetery: Cemetery office will be able to tell you When Dan GALLAGHER passed away - buried.
Perhaps?Queens Park Calgary Gallagher Daniel 1896-1980 P
Registration of Death - will show all personal information as required at the time - and known to the informant
May show actual date and place of birth - names of parents including maiden name of mother occupation etc
Obtain from Govt of Alberta Vital Statistics registry offices - cost aprox $40
Obituary - many are very basic - others may show some history.
In the early 1940's we had the National Registration of all Canadians over the age of 16 years. This information is available - there is a cost.
Was Michael Allan GALLAGHER in Canadian Forces
From Free BMD online
Marriages Sep 1923 Quarter
Heggie Clara - Gallaghar Hendon 3a 930
The district Hendon is in the county of Middlesex
Deaths Dec 1937 Quarter
Gallagher Clara 35 Elham 2a 1639
The district Elham is in the county of Ken
Is daughter Sheila still living ? Her family may be able to help with some information