They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
WORTMAN, Robert Chambers, AB, V53851, RCNVR, died - 04 Sep 1945, HMCS LEVIS - Son of George Otto and Edith Lillian Wortman, of Moncton, NB.
Able Seaman Wortman died at Mason's Beach, Lunenburg, NS where he accidentally drowned when on leave. He is buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton, NB.
Ships served in:
HMCS BRUNSWICKER - Enlisted 01 Feb 1943. Commenced Active Service 17 Feb 1943
HMCS PORT HOPE - Served in PORT HOPE 23 Mar 1944 - 16 Jul 1944 as an AB, RCNVR
HMCS LEVIS - Drafted to LEVIS 26 Jul 1944 as an AB, RCNVR
(RW01-RW02) Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2
(RW03) Report of Death
(RW04-RW05) Letter to AB Wortman's mother