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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


They made the Ultimate Sacrifice 


Larry Adam Viczko


Lieutenant, O-75115, RCN


Born: 25 Aug 1932, Prud'homme, Saskatchewan


Died: 25 Aug 1962, Napanee, Ontario


Book of Remembrance


VICZKO, Larry Adam, Lt, O-75115, RCN, died - 25 Aug 1962, HMCS BONAVENTURE - son of George and Regina Viczko of Abbottsford, BC; husband of Joan Frances (née Mason) Viczko Roberts; father of Susan Joan and Gregory Michael; and brother of George, Francis, Michael, Herman, Mary, Irene, Agnes and Monica.


Lieut. William Patrick Dall, 27 of Port Wallace, N.S., and Belleville, and Lieut. Larry Adam Viczko, 20 of Dartmouth, N.S., and Abbotsford, B.C. died when their twin-engined Grumman CS2F-1 tracker craft plunged into a farmer's field, three miles north of Trenton after taking off from Trenton's RCAF station. The plane left Shearwater, N.S., on a training flight, arriving at Downsview Airport in Toronto and then flew to Trenton.


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Articles on the death of Lt William Dall and Lt. Larry Viczko



In Service of Canada - RCN Peacetime Casualty Index