They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
TODD, James Warner, Ord. Coder, V17633, RCNVR, MPK - 07 Dec 1941, HMCS WINDFLOWER - Son of James W. and Elsie E. Todd, of Beachville, Ontario.
O/Coder James Todd was killed when his ship HMCS WINDFLOWER was rammed and sunk while in convoy off the Grand Banks of Newfoundland on 07 Dec 1941.
James' brother Clarke Todd was serving in the RCNVR in HMCS BRANDON when James died.
Ships served in:
LONDON DIVISION RCNVR - Enlisted 07 Jul 1941 as an O/Coder, RCNVR. Commenced Active Service 07 Jul 1941
HMC SIGNAL SCHOOL - Drafted to HMC SIGNAL SCHOOL 31 Jul 1941 as an O/Coder, RCNVR
* Qual O/Coder 26 Sep 1941
HMCS WINDFLOWER - Drafted to WINDFLOWER 07 Oct 1941 as an O/Coder, RCNVR
(JT01-JT02) Certificate of Service - pages 1 and 2
(JT03) Letter to O/Coder Todd's mother