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Walter Harding Brouse


Leading Seaman, 13447-E, RCN


Born: 18 Jun 1932, Brockville, Ontario


Died: 05 Jun 1966, Esquimalt, British Columbia


Book of Remembrance


BROUSE, Walter Harding, LS, 13447-E, RCN, died - 05 Jun 1966, HMCS MACKENZIE - Son of William Thomas and Muriel Brouse. Husband of Carole Anne Elizabeth (nee McKay) Brouse (re-married Autio) and father of Walter, Barry, Debra and Catherine of Victoria, BC.


Awards and Decorations:  United Nations Service Medal


BROUSE - Suddenly on June 5, 1966 at Naden Hospital, L/S Walter Harding brouse, aged 33 years of 863 Gladiola Ave., a resident here for 14 years, formerly of Carleton Place, Ont. He leaves his loving wife Carole; 2 sons, Walter and Barry; one daughter, Debra; also aunts and uncles in Ontario. He served with HMCS Cayuga during the Korean War. Funeral services will be held in Church of St. Andrew, Canadian Forces Base (Naden) on Wednesday June 9 at 10 a.m. Padre J.G. Tilus(?sp) officiating. Interment in The Veterans Cemetery. McCall Bros. Funeral Directors Ltd in charge of arrangement.


Ships served in:

HMCS CORNWALLIS - Kootenay Div 1952

HMCS CAYUGA - Served in Cayuga during the Korean War




In Service of Canada - RCN Peacetime Casualty Index