They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
BRODIE, Clarence, AB, V64072, RCNVR, died - 01 Sep 1944, HMCS LA MALBAIE - Son of Clarence and Isabelle Agnes Brodie, of Amherst, NS.
Able Seaman C. Brodie accidentally died from drowning; he fell from HMCS LA MALBAIE when going down to the floating dock at St. John's, Newfoundland Harbour. He is buried in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. John's, Newfoundland.
Ships served in:
RCNVR DIVISION HALIFAX - Enlisted 11 Jun 1943. Commenced Active Service 29 Jun 1943
HMCS LA MALBAIE - Drafted to LA MALBAIE 25 Dec 1943 as an OS, RCNVR. Rated AB 29 Jun 1944
(CB01-CB02) Record of Service (CB03) Report of Death (CB04) Letter to AB Brodie's father
Second World War Casualty Index