For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 


David Lawrence (Larry) Anderson


Petty Officer 2nd Class, Radioman, RCN / C.A.F.


Born: 1947          Died: 25 Dec 1985


ANDERSON, David Lawrence (Larry) - 38, of Black Point, died Wednesday in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Carnduff, Sask., he was a son of Dwight and Lillian (Goodchild) Anderson. He served with Maritime Command for the past 20 years in several locations across Canada, most recently at CFS Mill Cove. Besides his parents, he is survived by his wife, the former Elva Wentzell; two sons, Dwight and Larry, both at home; two brothers, Michael, Baden, Germany; Christopher, Regina, Sask. He was predeceased by a brother, John. The body will be in Ronald A. Walker Funeral Home, Hubbards, after 2 p.m., today. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Luke's Anglican Church, Hubbards, Rev. Robert Cootes officiating. Burial will be in Pine Hill cemetery, Hubbards. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Nova Scotia Heart Fund. (Halifax Chronicle-Herald, Friday, 27 Dec 1985 / Research by George Newbury)


Ships served in:

HMCS PROVIDER - Served in Provider c1969


David's headstone at the Pine Hills Cemetery, Hubbards, NS

Photographed by / Courtesy of George Newbury



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