For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar

 

Kenneth Wallace Martin

 

Shipwright 4th Class, RCNVR

 

Born: 1919         Died: 1979

 

Ships served in:

MONTREAL DIVISION RCNVR - Served in the Montreal Div. RCNVR 23 Jun 1941 - 13 Aug 1941

HMCS STADACONA - Served in Stadacona 14 Aug 1941 - 07 Nov 1941

HMCS NIAGARA - Served in Niagara 08 Nov 1941 - 19 Feb 1943 as an OS and AB, RCNVR.  Rated AB 23 May 1942.

HMCS STADACONA - Served in Stadacona 20 Feb 1943 - 02 Jun 1943

HMCS FORT RAMSAY - Served in Fort Ramsay - 03 Jun 1943 - 09 Nov 1944

HMCS AVALON - Served in Avalon 10 Nov 1944 - 03 Aug 1945

HMCS DONNACONA - Drafted to Donnacona 04 Aug 1945. Demobilized 04 Oct 1945

 

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(1) Portrait of Seaman Kenneth Martin  (2) Seaman Martin at HMCS Stadacona  (3) Certificate of Service, page 2  (4) HMCS Niagara Christmas Card

 

White Ensign that Kenneth Martin brought home after the war - 6 ft in length

 

Courtesy of John Martin

 

 

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