They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
GRAVES, Carleton Scott, AB, A1369, RCNR, killed - 06 Feb 1943, HMCS LOUISBURG - Son of Harold Claude and Rita H. Graves, of Chester, Nova Scotia; husband of Elizabeth Graves, of Glasgow.
AB Graves died when his ship, HMCS LOUISBURG, which was on convoy duty in the Mediterranean, was sunk by bombs and torpedoes from Italian aircraft.
Ships served in:
HMCS STADACONA - Enlisted 07 Mar 1940 as an AB, RCNR
HDPC D-10 - Drafted to D-10 (ex ELLSWORTH) 15 Mar 1940 as an AB, RCNR
HMCS FRENCH - Drafted to FRENCH 09 Dec 1940 as an AB, RCNR
HMCS HOCHELAGA - Drafted to HOCHELAGA 23 Apr 1941 as an AB, RCNR
HMCS CHICOUTIMI - Drafted to CHICOUTIMI 12 May 1941 as an AB, RCNR
HMCS STADACONA - Drafted to STADACONA 26 Jun 1941 as an AB, RCNR
HMCS RESTIGOUCHE - Drafted to RESTIGOUCHE 02 Jul 1941 as an AB, RCNR
HMCS NIOBE - Drafted to NIOBE 16 Mar 1941 as an AB, RCNR
HMCS LOUISBURG - Drafted to LOUISBURG 26 Nov 1942 as an AB, RCN
Documents from the Service File of Carleton Grave