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Maurice Waitson


Able Seaman V18646, RCNVR


Born: date / place          Died: date / place


Book of Remembrance


WAITSON, Maurice, AB, V18646, RCNVR, MPK - 29 Apr 1944, HMCS ATHABASKAN - Son of Stephen and Alma Waitson, of Napanee, ON.


The province of Ontario honoured Able Seaman Waitson by naming Waitson Lake in his honour.


Ships served in:

HMCS CATARAQUI - Enlisted 15 Jan 1942.  Commenced Active Service 25 Feb 1942

HMCS YORK - Served in YORK 03 Mar 1942 - 27 Apr 1942

HMCS ATHABASKAN - Drafted to ATHABASKAN as an OS, RCNVR. Rated A/AB 25 Feb 1943


Service documents for AB Maurice Waitson



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