In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar

 

Adam Lancelot (Lance) Rutherford

 

Chief Petty Officer Gunner's Mate, 2496, RCN

 

Born: 28 Dec 1908, Swift Current, Saskatchewan

 

Died: 12 Nov 1965, Oak Bay, British Columbia

 

In the waters adjacent to Vancouver Island, officers and men from HMCS SASKATCHEWAN gathered at 2:45 pm on 5 Dec 1965 and committed Adam Lancelot Rutherford's ashes at Latitude 48 53.5 N., Longitude 123 08.0 W.

 

Ships served in:

HMCS UGANDA

 

PO A.L. Rutherford is mentioned the press release below as part of the burial party for the burial at sea of PO Joseph Dumont

 

 


 

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