They made the Ultimate Sacrifice


Daniel Allan Craig


Telegraphist, V24299, RCNVR


Born: 23 Apr 1913, Dauphin, Manitoba


Died: 19 Sep 1941 at sea


Book of Remembrance


CRAIG, Daniel Allan, Tel, V24299, RCNVR, MPK - 19 Sep 1941, HMCS LEVIS - son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Allen Craig, Dauphin, MB; husband of Lance Corporal Vernice Noreen Craig, Dauphin, MB.


Telegraphist Daniel Allan Craig of Dauphin on active service with the Royal Canadian Navy, who was recently killed in action, according to word received by his wife and parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. A. Craig. Daniel was born and educated in Dauphin, and last October married Vernice Brown, also of Dauphin. He enlisted in Winnipeg January 1940 in the navy as a wireless operator. Besides his wife he is survived by one sister Mrs. Lyall McMorron of Reston.


Ships served in:

WINNIPEG DIVISION RCNVR - Enlisted 04 Dec 1940.  Commenced Active Service 09 Sep 1940

HMCS STADACONA - Drafted to STADACONA 01 Feb 1941 as an OS, RCNVR

* Rated O/Tel 22 Mar 1941

* Rated Tel 17 May 1941

HMCS LEVIS - Drafted to LEVIS 30 May 1941 as a Tel, RCNVR





(DA01-DA02) Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2

(DA03) Report of Death



Second World War Casualty Index