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John Francis Howatt


Able Seaman, V48781, RCNVR


Born: 13 Dec 1925, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island


Died: 20 Apr 1944, Halifax, Nova Scotia


Book of Remembrance


HOWATT, John Francis, AB, V48781, RCNVR - died 20 Apr 1944, RCN Hospital, Halifax - son of William and Mary Howatt, Charlottetown, PEI. AB Howatt died of a cerebral hemorrhage. He is buried at the St. Dunstan's Cemetery, Charlottetown, PEI


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(1-2) Certificate of Service  (3) Article on the death of AB Howatt - The Halifax Mail, Friday, 21 Apr 1944 - Researched by George Newbury


Ships served in: 

HMCS QUEEN CHARLOTTE - Enlisted 24 Sep 1943. Commenced active service 04 Dec 1942

HMCS VISON - Served in Vison 10 Apr 1943 - 16 Apr 1943 while in training at HMCS Cornwallis



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