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HMCS ATHABASKAN G07

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Personnel who survived the sinking of the Athabaskan in April 1944 and became prisoners of war in Germany

Photo taken London, May 1945

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Source: Lt Franklin Roy Kemp / Canada. Dept. of National Defence / Library and Archives Canada / PA-166527

 

(1) Osborne, Robert Donald, AB, RCNVR  (2) Grenier, Roger  (3) Webster, Gerald (Gerry)  (5) L'Esperance, Jim

 

(7) Cummins, Ralph  (8) Laurie, Douglas

 


 

After being liberated, the POWs from HMCS Athabaskan return home

From the World War II collection of John James Acorn

Courtesy of Barry Acorn

 

(7) Webster, Gerald (Gerry)  (24) Cummins, Ralph, L/Sto, RCNVR  (37) Acorn, John James  (38) Connolly, William E.  (42) King, John

 


 

HMCS ATHABASKAN G07

Apr 1944

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Source: Web blog of Pierre LagacÚ

Credit: Canada. Dept. of National Defence / Library and Archives Canada / PA-131800

 

(11)  Stubbs, John Hamilton, LCdr, DSC, CO  (41) Fillatre, Samuel M.  (73)  Jack Edwards  (77) Hewitt, Ted  (106) Buck, Stanley

 


 

Some of the crew of HMCS ATHABASKAN G07

April 1944

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Source: Web blog of Pierre LagacÚ

 

(3) Hinds, Edward Calderwood  (8) Stubbs, John Hamilton, LCdr, DSC, CO  (19) Metcalf, Donald Irving, CPO EA3c  (25) Cummins, Ralph, L/Sto, RCNVR  (54) Kettles, Stuart, L/Writer

 

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