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John Roy Angel


Petty Officer, RCN


Died: 13 Aug 1965, Halifax, Nova Scotia


ANGEL, John Roy - P.O. of HMCS Gatineau died suddenly in a car accident on Friday 13 Aug 1965. Remains were transferred from the R.D. Lindsay Funeral Home to Tuttle's Funeral Home, Moncton, NB, where funeral service will take place Monday. Burial in the family lot.  (Halifax Newspaper, Mon 16 Aug 1965)


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Articles on highway collision that killed POs Stanley Mason, John Roy Angel and Clifford Ray Hodgson all serving in HMCS Restigouche


(1) 3 Petty Officers Killed. Halifax Man in Critical State - Halifax Mail-Star, Saturday, 14 Aug 1965  (2) Death Car Was On Own Side of Road Hearing Is Told - Halifax Mail-Star, Friday, 15 Oct 1965

Researched by / Courtesy of George Newbury



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