Service information for: 


John Godwin Chance


Commander, O-13080, RCN(R)


As of Nov 2020 John is alive and well.


Service info:

* Listed as a Prob. SLt, RCNVR (Navy List Mar 1943)

HMCS VENTURE  - Appointed to Venture 23 Aug 1943 as a SLt, RCNVR (seniority 12 Apr 1943) (Navy List Aug 1943)

ML Q103 - Appointed to Q103 08 Oct 1943 as a SLt, RCNVR (Navy List Oct 1943).  Appointed A/Lt 12 Apr 1944 (Navy List May 1944)

ML Q058 - Appointed to Q058 27 May 1944 as an A/Lt, RCNVR (Navy List Jul 1944)  Appointed Lt, RCNVR (Navy List Jan 1945)

* Retired List as a Lt, RCN(R) (seniority 12 Apr 1944) (Navy List Apr 1946)

HMCS CATARAQUI - Appointed to Cataraqui 08 Nov 1950 as a Lt, RCN(R) (seniority 12 Apr 1944) (Navy List Jan 1951). Appointed to Cataraqui, UNTD - Queen's University 30 Jan 1952 as a Lt, RCN(R) (Navy List Jul 1952).  Appointed to Cataraqui as a LCdr, RCN(R) (seniority 12 Apr 1952) (Navy List Oct 1952).  Appointed to Cataraqui 17 Aug 1954 as LCdr, RCN(R), XO (Navy List Apr 1955).  Appointed to Cataraqui 08 Aug 1955 as an A/Cdr, RCN(R), CO (Navy List Jul 1956).  Re-Appointed to Cataraqui as Cdr, RCN(R), CO (seniority 01 Jan 1959) (Navy List Jan 1959)

* Last noted in the Navy List for Jul 1959 as a Cdr, RCN(R), Commanding Officer of HMCS Cataraqui



Last crew of Q058


John Chance, Lt, CO;  Sydney Victor Rimbault, Cox'n;  George Parsons, CPO;  George Perrin, XO



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