For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


They made the Ultimate Sacrifice 


Matthew Watson


Engine Room Artificer 4th Class, A1258, RCNR


Born: 11 Dec 1900, Carnbroe, Lanarkshire, Scotland


Died: 19 Oct 1940 at sea


Book of Remembrance


WATSON, Matthew, ERA 4c, A1258, RCNR, MPK - 19 Oct 1940, HMCS BRAS D'OR - Born 11 Dec 1900, son of Thomas and Mary D. Watson; husband of Margaret Watson, of Three Rivers, QC.


Ships served in:

HMCS BRAS D'OR - Drafted to BRAS D'OR 25 May 1940 as an ERA 4c


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



Second World War Casualty Index