For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


They made the Ultimate Sacrifice 


George Boyd Daugharty


Lieutenant, O-18025, RCN


Born: 10 Nov 1928, Windsor, Ontario


Died: 02 Apr 1959 at sea


Book of Remembrance


DAUGHARTY, George Boyd, Lt, O-18025, RCN, died - 02 Apr 1959, 880 Anti-Submarine Squadron / HMCS BONAVENTURE - Son of Lloyd and Maybel of London, ON; husband of Barbara Jean (nee Hines) Daugharty and father of Daniel, Eric, Neil, Karen and Curtis of Essex, ON; brother of Lewis and Eileen.


Lt Daugharty died when his plane crashed over the side of HMCS BONAVENTURE.


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(1) Family photo - George & Barbara Daugharty and 3 of their children  (2) Daugharty family photo - George, Barbara and all 5 children  (3) Lt Daugharty in his flight suit  (4) Lt Daugharty in the cockpit of his plane



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