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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


James Henry Luman Allison, M.I.D.


Stoker Petty Officer, A2733, RCNR


Born: 1917          Died: 1982


James Allison is buried in the Oakridge Memory Gardens, Middle Sackville, Halifax Co., NS


Mentioned in Despatches Citation:  ALLISON, James Henry Luman, Acting Stoker Petty Officer, A-2733, Mention in Despatches, RCNR / HMCS Sackville -Awarded as per Canada Gazette of 21 November 1942 and London Gazette of 18 November 1942.  "Over a considerable period of time as Leading Stoker and Stoker Petty Officer, he rendered valuable service in the Engine Room. He led and actively assisted in the training of a depth charge reloading party which contributed to the result of the engagement between HMCS Sackville and an enemy U-Boat."


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Article on Sto PO Allison awarded Mentioned in Despatches


Courtesy of Hugh Muir



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