In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar
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