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John Everett Graham


Able Seaman, A4001, RCNR


Born:  20 Apr 1903, Montague, Prince Edward Island


Died: 26 Mar 1941 at sea


Book of Remembrance


GRAHAM, John Everett, AB, A4001, RCNR, MPK - 26 Mar 1941, HMCS OTTER - son of Oswald and Annie E. Graham, Montague, PEI.


AB John Everett Graham, a member of HMCS Otter, which was burned off Halifax, was drowned on March 26th, 1941. Seaman Graham was born at Cambridge, PEI, on April 20th, 1903. For twenty years a fisherman, he joined the Navy at Halifax, NS, on November 20th, 1940. He was educated at the public school at Cambridge and was unmarried. He is survived by his father, Mr. Oswald Graham of Cambridge, PEI. (Source: Operation Picture Me)


Ships served in:

HMCS STADACONA - Enlisted 21 Nov 1940 as an AB, RCNR

HMCS OTTER - Drafted to Otter 21 Dec 1940 as an AB, RCNR


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(JG01-JG02) certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2

(JG03) Casualty report



Second World War Casualty Index