They made the Ultimate Sacrifice


Duncan MacGregor


Stoker 1st Class, V19596, RCNVR


Born: 04 Oct 1921, Lynwood, Scotland


Died: 06 Feb 1943 at sea


Book of Remembrance


MACGREGOR, Duncan, Stoker, V19596, RCNVR, killed - 06 Feb 1943, HMCS LOUISBURG - Son of Peter and Jean MacGregor, of Windsor, Ontario.


Stoker MacGregor 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:

WINDSOR DIVISION RCNVR - Enlisted 29 Sep 1941. Commenced Active Service 31 Jan 1942 as a Sto 1c, RCNVR

HMCS STADACONA - Drafted to STADACONA 24 Mar 1942 as a Sto 1c, RCNVR

HMCS CORNWALLIS - Drafted to CORNWALLIS 14 May 1942 as a Sto 1c, RCNVR

HMCS LOUISBURG - Drafted to LOUISBURG 21 Jun 1942 as a Sto 1c, RCNVR 





(DM01) Documents from the Service File of Duncan MacGregor

(DM02) Article on the death of Stoker Duncan MacGregor


Article from the Toronto Telegram Feb 1943



Second World War Casualty Index