In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar

 

Orville Bruce Graves, C.D.

 

Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Boatswain Trade Group 4, RCN

 

Born: 16 Aug 1914, Nova Scotia

 

Died: 11 Nov 1966, Moser River, Nova Scotia

 

GRAVES, Orville Bruce - Son of Harold C. and Reta (Stevens) Graves; husband of Mary Graves - died 11 Nov 1966 of acute coronary occlusion while hunting near Moser River, NS. He served in the RCNR 22 Sep 1939-15 Nov 1945 and the RCN(R) 08 Mar 1951 - 02 Mar 1952.  On 03 Mar 1952 he transferred to the RCN and retired 16 Aug 1964.

 

Ships served in:

HMCS STADACONA

HMCS FRENCH

HMCS PROTECTOR

ML Q054

HMCS SOMERS ISLES

HMCS PEREGRINE

HMCS SCOTIAN

HMCS QUEBEC

NRS ALBRO LAKE

HMCS BONAVENTURE

Retirement notice CROWSNEST magazine Sep 1964

 


 

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