They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
HAMILTON, Delmar Supply PO, V6457, RCNVR died - 01 Oct 1944, HMCS RESTIGOUCHE - Son of Joshua and Eliza Ann Hamilton; husband of Isabell Evelyn Hamilton, all of Montreal, QC.
Petty Officer Hamilton died at the Basingstoke Neurological & Plastic Surgery Hospital, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England due to meningitis. He is buried in the Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, England.
Ships served in:
RCNVR DIVISION OTTAWA - Enlisted 12 Apr 1940 as a Victualling Assistant, RCNVR
HMCS RESTIGOUCHE - Drafted to RESTIGOUCHE 25 Aug 1942 as a Supply Petty Officer, RCNVR
HMCS NIOBE - Landed to NIOBE for medical treatment
(DH01-DH02) Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2 (DH03) Report of Death (DH04-DH05) Letters to Supply PO Hamilton's widow