For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 

 

William Campbell MacEachern

 

Able Seaman, V47760, RCNVR

 

Born:  06 Apr 1925, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

 

Died: 24 Nov 1944 at sea

 

Book of Remembrance

 

MACEACHERN, William Campbell, AB, V47760, RCNVR, MPK - 24 Nov 1944, HMCS SHAWINIGAN - son of William and Mary Ruth MacEachern, of Charlottetown, PEI.

 

Ships served in:

HMCS QUEEN CHARLOTTE

HMCS SHAWINIGAN - Drafted to Shawinigan 10 Feb 1943 as an OS, RCNVR

 

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(1) Two newspaper articles - one announcing AB MacEachern is Missing, and the next Lost.  (2) Certificate of Service  (3) Training and Active Service record  (4-5) Service Summary  (6)  Casualty Report  (7) Letter to AB MacEachern's father informing him that his son is missing, presumed dead  (8) Letter to AB MacEachern's father with details on the loss of HMCS Shawinigan

 

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