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Remembering World War II    Yarmouth Connections
1940 February 21, 1940 Doane, Murray T. (Gunner) Royal Canadian Artillery February 23, 1940 Hattie, J. Sherman  (Signalman) Royal Canadian Corps of Signals May 28, 1940 Hatfield, Jack E. (Pilot Officer (Air Gunner) 264 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force August 3, 1940 Newell, Daniel Edward  T. (Lieutenant) HM Sub Thames, Royal Navy October 19, 1940 D'Entremont, Joseph F. (Leading Seaman) HMCS Bras D'Or, Royal Canadian Navy Reserve October 19, 1940 Murphy, Harry (Engineman) HMCS Bras D’Or  Royal Canadian Navy Reserve  October 22, 1940 Cann, Malcolm A. (Able Seaman) HMCS Margaree, Royal Canadian Navy Reserve 1941 February 6, 1941 Berry, Raymond  (Fireman and Trimmer) SS Maplecourt (Montreal), Canadian Merchant Navy February 6, 1941 Doucette, Joseph E. (Fireman) SS Maplecourt (Montreal), Canadian Merchant Navy February 6, 1941 Trefry, Ernest F. (Ordinary Seaman) SS Maplecourt (Montreal), Canadian Merchant Navy May 10, 1941 Higgins, Donald Franklin (Sapper) Royal Canadian Engineers June 29, 1941 Hemeon, Kenneth S. (Second Cook) SS Grayburn (London, England), Canadian Merchant Navy September 4, 1941 Spinney, Hugh T. (Rifleman) Halifax Rifles, RCIC October 15, 1941 Forbes, Percy D. (Pantryman) SS Vancouver Island (Montreal), Canadian Merchant Navy October 23, 1941 O'Hanley, Charles B. (Pilot Officer) 31 OTU, Royal Canadian Air Force November 21, 1941 Killam, Charles W. (Lance Bombardier) Royal Canadian Artillery December 11, 1941 Bawtinheimer, Earl G (Sergeant) 119 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force December 11, 1941 Canty, Malcolm A. 250 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force December 11, 1941 Riess, John Frederick (Sergeant) 119 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force December 11, 1941 Whitman, William C. (Sergeant) Royal Canadian Air Force December 22, 1941 Bambrick, Robert Burnyeat (Captain) 6th Anti-Aircraft Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery  1942 January 6, 1942 Gaudet, Joseph Elise (Officer Cadet) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC January 14, 1942 Boudreau, Gerald C.     (Sergeant (Air Gunner) Royal Canadian Air Force March 27, 1942 Dunn, Douglas C. (Flight Sergeant) 408 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force April 13, 1942 Nickerson, Otis K. (Leading Aircraft man) Royal Canadian Air Force May 7, 1942 Holden, William D. (Gunner) Royal Canadian Artillery May 15, 1942 Skinner, Lloyd N. (Pilot Officer) 407 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force May 27, 1942 Moulaison, G. Melbourne (Oiler) US Merchant Navy July 16, 1942 Kerr, Leslie Walter (Sergeant Pilot) RCAF 121 Squadron July 16, 1942 Wright, Charles Ernest (Leading Aircraftman) RCAF 121 Squadron July 23, 1942 Nickerson, Osborne Victor (Leading Aircraftman) Royal Canadian Air Force August 16, 1942 Dixon, William Henry (Private) Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada   September 1, 1942 Newman, Joseph G (Flight Sergeant / Pilot) Royal Canadian Air Force September 7, 1942 Adams, George M. (Motor Mechanic) Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve September 7, 1942 Boudreau, John J. (Leading Seaman) HMCS Raccoon, Royal Canadian Navy Reserve September 13, 1942 Miller, Earl (Stoker) HMCS Ottawa, Royal Canadian Navy September 23, 1942 Raynard, Stanley W. (Steward) SS Esso Williamsburg, US Merchant Navy    October 14, 1942 Tate, John Chapple (Flying Officer) 113 Squadron November 20, 1942 Male, Harold Otto (Pilot Officer) #34 Operational Training Unit November 20, 1942 Sargeant, Thomas  Frederick (Aircraftman 1st Class Flight Mechanic - Engines) #34 OTU November 20, 1942 Sutherland, Stanley Evan (Wireless Operator/Air Gunner) #34 Operational Training Unit 1943 January 7, 1943 Hudson, Donald Leslie (Pilot Officer) 162 Squadron January 7, 1943 Mangan, John Thomas  (Pilot Officer) RCAF 162 Squadron January 7, 1943 Small, Norville Everett   (Squadron Leader)  RCAF 113 Squadron January 7, 1943 Tingle, Aubrey Maxwell  (Flying Officer) 162 Squadron (Crashed at Gander NFLD) January 7, 1943 White, Harold Ernest (Sergeant) RCAF 162 Squadron January 8, 1943 Dale, William A (Leading Airman) 113 Squadron January 8, 1943 May, David Merriman (Flight Sergeant) RCAF 113 Squadron January 8, 1943 Thomas, Leslie Edmund (Sergeant)  RCAF 113 Squadron January 8, 1943 Vogelsang, Edward Walter (Flying Officer) 113 Squadron January 8, 1943 MacRae, William David (Sergeant Wireless Air Gunner) RCAF 162 Squadron February 8, 1943 Gullison, Frederick E. (Flight Sergeant (Pilot) 10 (OTU) RAF, Royal Canadian Air Force February 14, 1943 Sweeney, Byron L. (Warrant Officer) Royal Canadian Air Force February 26, 1943 Beverley, George (Sergeant) RCAF 113 Squadron February 26, 1943 Bond, John Basil (Pilot Officer) RCAF 113 Squadron February 26, 1943 Treadwell, John Nathan (Pilot Officer) RCAF 113 Squadron March 5, 1943 Amirault, Alphie B.           (Flight Sergeant) 214 (F.M.S.) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force March 23, 1943 Cavers, Robert Franklin (Warrant Officer Class II) Royal Canadian Air Force March 23, 1943 Baille, Alexander J  (Flight Sergeant) RCAF 113 Squadron March 23, 1943 Briggs, Lloyd E (Leading Aircraftman)  RCAF 113 Squadron March 23, 1943 Hallek, Frank (Leading Aircraftman) RCAF 113 Squadron March 23, 1943 Tarrant Mervin E. (Flight Sergeant) RCAF 113 Squadron March 23, 1943 Tripp, Charles Leroy (Pilot/Flying Officer) RCAF 113 Squadron April 3, 1943 Rogers, Harold Melville (Flying Officer) 421 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force April 13, 1943 Holobow, Frederick Michael (Warrant Officer Class I) 489 (RNZAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force April 23, 1943 Calvert, Kenneth George (Sergeant) #34 Operational Training Unit April 23, 1943 Franckeiss, John Edward (Sergeant Pilot) #34 Operational Training Unit April 23, 1943 Self, Keith Robert (Royal Australian Air Force; Sergeant) #34 OTU  June 15, 1943 Hayes, Raymond A. (Leading Aircraftman) Royal Canadian Air Force July 6, 1943 Sabean, Walter, Angus (Private) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps July 18, 1943 D’Entremont, Frank S* (Private) Carleton and York Regiment, RCIC July 25, 1943 Dow, Leonard Arthur   (Private) Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment, RCIC July 25, 1943 Maxwell, William James (Leading Aircraftman) No 1 Naval Air Gunner School August 2, 1943 Boudreau, Andrew William    (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC [André G.] August 3, 1943 Thurston, Howard F.   (Air Gunner) 12 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force     August 23, 1943 Rattee, G. Neil (Flying Officer) Royal Canadian Air Force August 24, 1943 Millard, Thomas (Leading Aircraftman) Royal Canadian Air Force September 15, 1943 MacKenna, William F. (Sergeant (Air Gunner) 10 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force September 23, 1943 McRae, Hector Earl (Flying Officer) 428 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force September 27, 1943 Parker, Douglas Roger October 30, 1943 Horton, Arthur J. (Sergeant) 31 OTU (Debert), Royal Canadian Air Force November 4, 1943 Parker, Harold F (Major) 4th Recce. Regiment, 4th Princess Louise Dragoon Guards, RCAC  November 15, 1943 Sollows, I. Steen (Flight Sergeant (Pilot) Royal Canadian Air Force November 22, 1943 Rogers, Charles W. (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC November 30, 1943 Muise, Mary M.     (Private) Canadian Women's Army Corps December 2, 1943 Fells, Roy Morton (Sergeant) Royal Canadian Artillery         December 4, 1943 Hamilton, Donald G. (Warrant Officer Class II (Air Gunner) 429 Squadron, RCAF  December 12, 1943 Van Amburg, James A. (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC December 13, 1943 Harris, John L. (Corporal) Carleton and York Regiment, RCIC December 14, 1943 Grant, Freeman H. (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC December 15, 1943 Comeau, Emile Joseph (Private) 48th Highlanders of Canada, RCIC December 17, 1943 Brittain, Malcolm H. (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC December 23, 1943 Smith, Frank Edgar (Lieutenant Skipper) Royal Canadian Navy Reserve December 19, 1943 King, Fred Newbould (Air Mechanic) Royal Navy TAG School, Yarmouth NS December 20, 1943 Jones, Eric Edward (Air Mechanic) Royal Navy TAG School, Yarmouth NS     1944 January 1, 1944 Jacquard, Angus J.       (Rifleman) Royal Rifles of Canada, RCIC January 2, 1944 Taylor, Charles W. (Warrant Officer Class II (Air Gunner) 550 (RAF) Squadron, RCAF February 18, 1944 Dixon, Lorne Emerson (Corporal) Eastern Air Command Marine Squadron, Dartmouth NS February 20, 1944 Burke, Joseph G. (Flight Sergeant (Pilot) 427 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force March 8, 1944 Crosby, Frank Killam (Captain) US Army Troop Transport SS Yarmouth March 15, 1944 Garland, Sidney Archibald (Private) No. 60 CIBTC Yarmouth, NS March 30, 1944 Bell, James L.          (Flying Officer) Royal Canadian Air Force April 6, 1944 Banning, James Edgar Victor (Flying Officer) 162 Squadron Royal Canadian Air Force   April 11, 1944 Hilton, Thomas B. (Second Lieut.) 338th Bomber Squadron, 96 Heavy Bomber Group, USAAF April 29, 1944 Amiro, Irvin V.        (Telegraphist) HMCS Athabaskan, Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve  April 29, 1944 Pothier, Charles L. (Able Seaman) HMCS Athabaskan, Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve May 2, 1944 Dwyer, Terrence L. George (Acting Leading Airman) No 1 Naval Air Gunner School May 7, 1944 Pothier, Bourneuf E. (Pilot Officer (Air Gunner) 405 Squadron,Royal Canadian Air Force (DFC) May 7, 1944 Watson, John Crittenden (Lieutenant) HMCS Valleyfield, Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve May 18, 1944 Lewis, George Henry (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC May 22, 1944 Doucette, Edward (Private) 48th Highlanders of Canada, RCIC May 23, 1944 Muise, James R. (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC May 23, 1944 White, Arnold  C. (Corporal) Carleton and York Regiment, RCIC May 24, 1944 Blanchard, Philip (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC June 6, 1944 Irvine, Richard Reginald (Flying Officer) 426 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force June 7, 1944 Gray, Everett R. (Private) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps June 7, 1944 Oikle, Winslow Earl (Corporal) 1st Parachute Battalion, RCIC June 10, 1944 Comeau, Gordon A. (Private) 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion, RCIC June 11, 1944 Surette, Arthur J. (Private) North Nova Scotia Highlanders, RCIC June 13, 1944 Sherman, Lawrence (Flying Officer) 162 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force June 13, 1944 Starr (Star) Joseph (Flying Officer) 28 OTU, Royal Air Force June 21, 1944 Ward, James R. (Private West) Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC June 24, 1944 Boucher, George Joseph A. (Leading Aircraftman) No. 3 Radio Detachment, Tusket July 2, 1944 Jenkins, Wentworth G. (Private) 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion, RCIC July 5, 1944 Doucette, Louis (Private) North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment, RCIC July 6, 1944 Jamieson, Gerald Alexander (Flying Officer) 15 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force July 11, 1944 Wiseman, Carl William (Electrical Artificer 3rd Class) Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve July 21, 1944 Brittain, Paul H.              (Pilot Officer (Air Gunner) 10 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force July 21, 1944 Leblanc, Paul V. (Private) Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal, RCIC July 25, 1944 Hamilton, James L. (Private) North Nova Scotia Highlanders, RCIC July 26, 1944 Cottreau, Louis G. (Private) Le Regiment de Maisonneuve, RCIC August 3, 1944 Moores, Douglas K. (Flying Officer, Pilot) 438 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force August 6, 1944 Rose, Malcolm R. (Lieutenant) King's Own Scottish Borderers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps August 7, 1944 Duffy, Warren Alvin (Flight Lieutenant) 617 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force August 8, 1944 Foote, David B.  (Gunner) 2 Survey Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery August 8, 1944 King, James B. (Gunner) 23 Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery August 8, 1944 Sisco, Stillman E. (Private) South Saskatchewan Regiment, RCIC August 10, 1944 Fitzgerald, Leonard G. (Private) Algonquin Regiment, RCIC August 10, 1944 Sweeney, Kenneth H. (Private) Lincoln and Welland Regiment, RCIC August 12, 1944 Boudreau, Robert F.   (Private) Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, RCIC August 13, 1944 Bourque, Douglas J. (Private) Essex Scottish Regiment, RCIC August 14, 1944 Boudreau, Percy J. (Private) Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal, RCIC August 16, 1944 Babin, Joseph L. (Rifleman)  Regina Rifle Regiment, RCIC August 28, 1944 Surette, George A. (Private) Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, RCIC August 31, 1944 Deveau, Joseph W. (Trooper) 8th Princess Louise's Hussars, 5th Armored Regiment, RCAC August 31, 1944  MacLellan, James G. (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC September 1, 1944 Muise, Henry (Private) Cape Breton Highlanders, RCIC September 8, 1944 Teale, Arthur Charles   (Private) Cape Breton Highlanders, RCIC September 9, 1944 Durling, David (Flying Officer) (Air Gnr.) 98 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force September 10, 1944 Larkin, Francis M. (Lance Corporal)  Cape Breton Highlanders, RCIC September 12, 1944 Melanson, Ernest Joseph (Trooper)  11th Armoured Regiment, Ontario Regiment, R.C.A.C. September 14, 1944 Muise, William J. (Private) Carleton and York Regiment, RCIC September 17, 1944 Rose, Irvin C. (Rifleman) Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, RCIC September 18, 1944 Allen, Carl Warren     (Private) Carleton and York Regiment, RCIC September 19, 1944 Vickery, O. Leslie             (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC September 21, 1944 Hattie, John E.  (Private) Carleton and York Regiment, RCIC September 22, 1944 Holdright, Glenford Nealey (Rifleman) Brockville Rifles (Jamaica) September 22, 1944 Thornton, Arnold Ernest (private) Calgary Highlanders, RCIC September 23, 1944 Hacking, David B.  (Private) Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, RCIC September 29, 1944 Churchill, Bruce W. (Private) Algonquin Regiment, RCIC October 10, 1944 Kerr, James Colin (Lieutenant) Royal Winnipeg Rifles, RCIC October 13, 1944 Cook, Donald W. (Private) Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada October 20, 1944 Bennett, John Arnold (Acting Leading Airman) No 1 Naval Air Gunner School October 20, 1944 Brookes, Albert David (Acting Leading Airman) No 1 Naval Air Gunner School October 20, 1944 Freese, Gunnar   (RCAF Flying Officer) No 1 Naval Air Gunner School October 20, 1944 Richardson, John Norman  (RCAF Flying Officer) No 1 Naval Air Gunner School October 20, 1944  Stanier, Raymond Edgar  (Leading Airman) No 1 Naval Air Gunner School October 20, 1944 Taylor, Henry  (Leading Airman) No 1 Naval Air Gunner School October 23, 1944 Higbv, Kenneth  (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC October 25, 1944 Comeau, D. Edward (Private) Essex Scottish Regiment, RCIC October 28, 1944 Boudreau, Herbert Andrew (Private) Royal Hamilton Light Infantry October 30, 1944 Bellman, Wilson (Gunner) Royal Canadian Artillery; 3 Anti-Tank Regiment October 31, 1944 Nickerson, Gordon S. (Private) North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment, RCIC November 1, 1944 Abramson, Roderick William   (Sergeant) Royal Canadian Artillery 3 Anti-Tank Regiment November 1, 1944 Amirault, Albert M. (Sapper) Royal Canadian Engineers; 16 Field Company  November 1, 1944 Ross, John A (Lieutenant) Pictou Highlanders, RCIC November 9, 1944 Hatfield, Arthur (Private) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps 2 Base Reinforcement Depot December 2, 1944 Amero, Alfred John (Sergeant) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC December 3, 1944 Kenney, Norman H.  (Able Seaman) Canadian Merchant Navy - SS Cornwallis (Vancouver) December 4, 1944 Doucette, James T. (Fusilier) Princess Louise Fusiliers, RCIC December 6, 1944 Nickerson, Osborne Charles (Able Seaman) Royal Canadian Navy Reserve December 6, 1944 White, Albert Standford (Flight Lieutenant  Pilot) RCAF December 7, 1944 Cosman, Nathan W. (Flying Officer) Royal Canadian Air Force 248 Squadron December 10, 1944 O'Neil, J. Pervin (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC December 11, 1944 Lent, Donald H. (Sapper) Royal Canadian Engineers, 10 Field Squadron December 13, 1944 Smith, John Spencer (Private) West Nova Scotia Regiment, RCIC 1945 January 2, 1945 Amirault, Edwin (Private First Class) 21st Infantry Battalion, 11th Armored Division, US Army  February 8, 1945 Cromwell, Percy C. (Private) Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers February 17, 1945 Sears, Harold M. (Private) Highland Light Infantry of Canada, RCIC February 26, 1945 LaFave, J. Albert (Private) North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment, RCIC March 3, 1945 Green, Dermott Joseph  (Signalman) The Royal Canadian Corps of Signals March 6, 1945 Muise, Arthur (Private) Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada, RCIC March 25, 1945 Doucette, Harry W. (Private) North Nova Scotia Highlanders, RCIC April 5, 1945 Robicheau, Percy J. (Lance Corporal) North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment, RCI April 7, 1945 Toney, Leo Francis (Private) South Saskatchewan Regiment, RCIC April 9, 1945 Porter, Ralph Everett (Captain) US Tanker St. Mihiel, US Merchant Navy April 13, 1945 Grant, William H. (Private) Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, RCIC April 13, 1945 Kenney, Harold A. (Corporal) Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, RCIC April 18, 1945 Hubbard, P. Henry (Lance Corporal) Algonquin Regiment, RCIC April 22, 1945 Levesque, Edmond (Lance Corporal) Carleton and York Regiment, RCIC June 26, 1945 Surette, Joseph Jeremiah (Private First Class) United States Marine Corps June 30, 1945 Beveridge, Malcolmer S. (Sergeant) 93rd Fighter Control Squadron, US Army Air Forces November 1, 1945 Harrington, Raymond N. (Sapper) Royal Canadian Engineers December 16, 1945 Newell, Robert Glenwright (Private) North Nova Scotia Highlanders, RCIC 1946 April 10, 1946 Muise, Victor A. (Lance Corporal) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps November 10, 1946 D’Entremont, Alcide J. (Private) Royal Canadian Infantry Corps May 7, 1947 Blackadar, Karl Kenneth (Major) Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps Unknown Date of Death NA Hubbard, John E. NA
The following names represent those men and women with connections to Yarmouth Town and County, Nova Scotia, who died  during World War II (1939-1945) There is one individual listed with unknown date of death.
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