They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
MCCORMICK, John, Sto 1c, V64232, RCNVR, MPK - 22 Feb 1945, HMCS TRENTONIAN - Son of Joseph Arnold McCormick and Bertha McCormick, of Belleville, Ontario.
John died when his ship HMCS TRENTONIAN was torpedoed by U-1004.
John's brother, Jean J. McCormick also served in the RCNVR during the Second World War.
Ships served in:
HMCS CATARAQUI - Enlisted 16 Jun 1943. Commenced Active Service 29 Jun 1943
HMCS TRENTONIAN - Drafted to TRENTONIAN 06 Feb 1944 as a Sto 2c, RCNVR. Rated Sto 1c 06 Jun 1944
(JM01-JM02) Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2
(JM03) Casualty Report
(JM04) Letter to Sto 1c McCormick's mother