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Ashley D. Cheeseman


Leading Seaman, Engineer, 44216-H, RCN


Died: 25 Mar 1976, Halifax, Nova Scotia


CHEESEMAN, Ashley D. - of Lakeside, died Thursday in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Halifax, he was a son of Agnes (Downey) and the late Douglas Cheeseman. He was employed with the Halifax Shipyards for the past seven years and served with the Royal Canadian Navy for 13 years. He is survived by his wife, the former Nancy MacInnis; three sons, Vincent, Jeffery, and Brian, and one daughter Carol Anne, all at home; and a brother, Winston, Timberlea. The body is at the J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, Lakeside. Funeral service will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Timberlea, Rev. Basil Carew officiating. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven cemetery. (Halifax Chronicle-Herald, Saturday, 27 Mar 1976 / Researched by George Newbury)


Ships served in:

HMCS KOOTENAY - Was a LS.ER on Kootenay at the time of the explosion


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