They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
MARRYATT, Ralph Emmerson, AB, V228, RCNVR, MPK - 19 Jan 1942, SS LADY HAWKINS - Son of Cyrus S. and Mabel Edith Marryatt, of Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Able Seaman R. E. Marryatt was aboard S.S. Lady Hawkins as a Gunner when it was torpedoed and sunk as a result of enemy action on Jan. 19, 1941.
Ships served in:
HALIFAX DIVISION RCNVR - Enlisted in the RCNVR 27 Aug 1917, Halifax, Nova Scotia
HMCS FRASER - Served in FRASER 08 Nov 1939 - 06 Mar 1940 as an AB, RCNVR
HMCS SAGUENAY - Served in SAGUENAY 29 Mar 1940 - 03 May 1940 as an AB, RCNVR
DEMS SAN ANSELMO - Served in SAN ANSELMO 26 Jun 1940 - 29 Jun 1940 as an AB, RCNVR
DEMS A. D. HUFF - Served in A. D. HUFF 30 Jun 1940 - 30 Jun 1940 - 15 Nov 1940
DEMS LADY HAWKINS - Drafted to LADY HAWKINS 09 Dec 1940 as an AB, RCNVR
(RM01-RM04) Certificate of Service
(RM05) Confirmation of Service
(RM06) Report of Death
(RM07) Letter to AB Marryatt's father