They made the Ultimate Sacrifice


Robert Everett Rowe


Able Seaman, V50606, RCNVR


Born: 25 Aug 1921, Saint John, New Brunswick


Died:  29 Mar 1945 at sea


Book of Remembrance


ROWE, Robert Everett, AB, V50606, RCNVR, MPK - 29 Mar 1945, HMCS TEME - Son of Walter Robert and Mary Henrietta Rowe, of Coldbrook, New Brunswick.


AB Rowe died when HMCS TEME was torpedoed by U-315. His body was never recovered.


Robert's brother Kenneth Rowe also served in the RCNVR during the war


Ships served in:

HMCS BRUNSWICKER - Enlisted 04 Nov 1942. Commenced Active Service 04 Nov 1942

HMCS NANOOSE - Served in NANOOSE 02 Jun 1943 - 24 Aug 1943 as an OS, RCNVR

HMS CHELSEA - Served in CHELSEA 22 Sep 1943 - 11 Nov 1943 as an OS and AB, RCNVR.  Rated AB 04 Nov 1943

HMCS TEME - Drafted to TEME 05 Jan 1945 as an AB, RCNVR





(RR01-RR02) Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2

(RR03) Letter to AB Rowe's mother



Second World War Casualty Index