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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


They made the Ultimate Sacrifice


Gerald Kenneth Ellis


Cook (Seamen), V25057, RCNVR


Born: 13 Nov 1919, Halifax, Nova Scotia


Died: 19 Oct 1940 at sea


Book of Remembrance


ELLIS, Gerald Kenneth, Cook (S), V25057, RCNVR, MPK - 19 Oct 1940, HMCS BRAS D'OR - son of Edward Henry and Kathleen Elizabeth Ellis, of Halifax, NS.


Ships served in:

PUGWASH (Tug) - Served in Pugwash 14 Nov 1939 - 02 Mar 1940 as a Ck (S), RCNVR

HMCS BRAS D'OR - Drafted to Bras D'Or 29 Mar 1940 as a Ck (S), RCNVR


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(1-2) Certificate of Service  (3) Report of Death



Second World War Casualty Index