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by Temujin
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: HMCS Stadacona, Land Base ???
Replies: 5
Views: 23

Re: HMCS Stadacona, Land Base ???

Able Seaman Clifford Henry Wesley Naish, V/59936, R.C.N.V.R. Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A. Died: March 3, 1946 Able Seaman Naish is buried at: Windsor (Victoria) Memorial Park, Ontario, Canada D2BABB2D-03A6-4325-96B1-ADBB53E77141.jpeg 736CA83E-A47D-490D-9FDD-E4BF45C2F68C.jpeg 4247F4B0-153A-4FA8-8EB7-95...
by Temujin
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: HMCS Stadacona, Land Base ???
Replies: 5
Views: 23

Re: HMCS Stadacona, Land Base ???

Assistant Cook Joseph Emile Gaudette, V/3768, R.C.N.V.R. Lewiston, Maine, U.S.A. Died: October 4, 1947 Assistant Cook Gaudette is buried at Montreal (Notre Dame Des Neiges) Cemetery, Quebec, Canada Info below, please note that he originallly joined the Canadian Army (Three River’s Regiment) and was...
by Temujin
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: HMCS Stadacona, Land Base ???
Replies: 5
Views: 23

Re: HMCS Stadacona, Land Base ???

Telegraphist Harry Kenneth MacKenzie, V/25137, R.C.N.V.R. Bloomfield, New Jersey, U.S.A. Died: October 7, 1946 Telegraphist MacKenzie is buried at Pictou (Haliburton) Cemetery, Nova Scotia, Canada Cheers ! Can’t find anything that tells me exactly of “why” he died, but from his records, he was medi...
by Temujin
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: HMCS Stadacona, Land Base ???
Replies: 5
Views: 23

Re: HMCS Stadacona, Land Base ???

Greetings, not sure if anyone can help, but figured I would give it a try. I have two individuals that died while at the Royal Canadian Base in Nova Scotia called HMCS Stadacona. Looking for the cause of death, all I can find is that they died. Telegraphist Harry Kenneth MacKenzie, V/25137, R.C.N.V...
by Temujin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston
Replies: 6
Views: 45

Re: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston

From Admiralty War Diaries
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by Temujin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston
Replies: 6
Views: 45

Re: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston

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by Temujin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston
Replies: 6
Views: 45

Re: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston

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by Temujin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston
Replies: 6
Views: 45

Re: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston

Admiralty War Diaries.

No mention of a torpedo attack.....it seems the ship caught fire. But let me check further
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by Temujin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston
Replies: 6
Views: 45

Re: S.S. Shantung / Sgt Donald Houston

Sgt Donald Houston, R.C.A.F., R/82806, from Syracuse, New York, U.S.A. Researching this individual, it is thought that he was aboard the ship S.S. Shantung, but there is not a lot of info out there on the web about this ship. Sgt Houston's R.C.A.F. Service File records that he was reported missing,...
by Temujin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: 1st Canadian Rocket Battery, RCA
Replies: 6
Views: 23

Re: 1st Canadian Rocket Battery, RCA

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