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John Alden Lockhart


Ordinary Seaman, DEMS Gunner, RCNVR


Born: 05 Aug 1921, West Saint John, New Brunswick


Died: at sea 06 Feb 1941


Book of Remembrance


LOCKHART, John Alden, OS, V2286, RCNVR, MPK - 06 Feb 1941, SS MAPLECOURT (DEMS) - son of Walter Thomas Lockhart and Mary Josephine Lockhart, of Saint John, New Brunswick.


Ships served in:

S.S. AUSTVARD (DEMS) - Served in Austvard 28 Aug 1940 - 04 Oct 1940 as an OS DEMS Gunner, RCNVR

S.S. MAPLECOURT (DEMS) - Canadian Transport Cargo Steamer - Drafted to Maplecourt 31 Oct 1940 as an OS DEMS Gunner, RCNVR




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(1) Newspaper article on the loss of the SS Maplecourt - The Halifax Chronicle, Tuesday, 04 Mar 1941  (2-3) Certificate of Service  (4) Report of Death



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