They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
HARE, Alphonse Leroy, Tel, V25675, RCNVR, MPK - 07 Dec 1941, HMCS WINDFLOWER - Son of Rupert A. and Rebecca Hare, of North Sydney, Nova Scotia.
When Alphonse's died his brother, Tel Sanford Hare, was serving as a Telegraphist at the Wireless Telegraph Station St. John's, Nfld.
Ships served in:
HMCS STADACONA for SPECIAL SERVICE DIVISION, RCNVR - Enlisted 16 Sep 1940.
* Rated O/Tel 01 Nov 1940
HMCS ADVERSUS - Served in ADVERSUS 09 Jan 1941 - 25 May 1941 as an O/Tel, RCNVR
HMCS VENTURE II - Drafted to VENTURE II 26 May 1941 as an O/Tel, RCNVR
HMCS MATAPEDIA - Served in MATAPEDIA 28 May 1941 - 11 Aug 1941 as an O/Tel and Tel, RCNVR
* Rated Tel 16 Jun 1941
HMCS STADACONA II (HMC SIGNAL SCHOOL) - Drafted to HMC SIGNAL SCHOOL 12 Aug 1941 as a Tel, RCNVR
* Rated W/T (TO) 23 Aug 1941
HMCS WINDFLOWER - Drafted to WINDFLOWER 06 Oct 1941 as a Tel, RCNVR
(AH01-AH02) Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2
(AH03) Report of Death
(Ah04) Letter to Tel Hare's mother