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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


George Frankland Sanderson


Sick Berth Petty Officer, V34475, RCNVR


Born: 05 Sep 1912, Skelton, Ginisborough, Yorkshire, England


Died: 17 Jan 1946, Rochester, NY, USA


Book of Remembrance


SANDERSON, George Frankland, Sick Berth PO, V/34475, RCNVR, died - 17 Jan 1946, HMCS ONTARIO - Husband of Dorothy R. Sanderson, of Greenfield Park.


SB PO Sanderson transferred from the Royal Marine on 14 Aug 1941.  He died in St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, NY of bladder cancer.  He is buried in the Mount Royal Cemetery, Montreal, QC.


Ships served in:

HMS DEVONSHIRE - Served in Devonshire 09 Aug 1944 - 04 Jan 1945 as a SB PO, RCNVR

HMCS ONTARIO - Drafted to Ontario 26 Apr 1945 as a SB PO, RCNVR


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(1-2) Certificate of Service - Royal Marines  (3-4) Certificate of Service - RCNVR (5) Inside cover 

of George's Naval Pay and Identity book  (6) Report of Death



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