They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
KENNEDY, Ronald Edward OS, V2704 RCNVR died - 07 Jun 1942, HMCS WETASKIWIN - Son of Sterling and Nellie Kennedy, Saint John, NB.
Ordinary Seaman R. E. Kennedy died at the United States Naval Hospital, Londonderry, Northern Ireland from self-inflicted wound.
Ships served in:
SAINT JOHN DIVISION RCNVR - Enlisted 16 Feb 1941. Commenced Active Service 25 Feb 1941
HMCS WETASKIWIN - Drafted to WETASKIWIN 08 Aug 1941 as an OS
(RK01-RK02) Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2 (RK03) Letter to OS Kennedy's mother on the circumstances of his death (RK04) OS Ronald Kennedy's headstone in the City Cemetery, Londonderry, Northern Ireland