They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
MacLEAN, James Alfred, AB, V1136, RCNVR, died - 12 Dec 1942, HMCS MATAPEDIA - Son of James W. Maclean and Josephine Maclean, of Charlottetown, PEI.
AB James MacLean died on 12 Dec 1942 in the fire at the Knights of Columbus Service Hostel in St. John's, NFLD. He is buried in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. John's, Newfoundland.
Ships served in:
HMCS DAUPHIN - Served in DAUPHIN 14 Jun 1941 - 03 Oct 1942 as an OS and AB, RCNVR. Rated AB 03 Oct 1941
HMCS MATAPEDIA - Drafted to MATAPEDIA 06 Nov 1942 as an AB, RCNVR
(JM01-JM02)Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2 (JM04-JM05) Attestation Form (JM05) Casualty report