For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


They made the Ultimate Sacrifice


George Winsor Brenton


Telegraphist, V25013, RCNVR


Born: 19 Dec 1916, Channel, Newfoundland


Died: 19 Oct 1940 at sea


Book of Remembrance


BRENTON, George Winsor, Telegraphist, V25013, RCNVR, MPK - 19 Oct 1940, HMCS BRAS D'OR - son of Captain David Brenton and Mary Julia Brenton, of Port aux Basques, Newfoundland.


Ships served in:

HMCS MURRAY STEWART - Served in Murray Stewart 13 Oct 1939 - 31 Dec 1939 as an O/Tel, RCNVR

HMCS BRAS D'OR - Drafted to Bras D'Or 13 Jun 1940 as a Tel, RCNVR


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(1-2) Certificate of Service  (3-4) Service Summary  (5) Report of Death



Second World War Casualty Index