They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
MORIN, Joseph Georges Edouard Vincent, OS, V3985, RCNVR, killed - 06 Feb 1943, HMCS LOUISBURG - Son of Mr. and Mrs. Antoine Morin, of St. Romuald, Quebec; husband of Geneva Morin, of St. Romuald.
OS Morin 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 MONTCALM - Enlisted 09 Feb 1942. Commenced Active Service 30 Mar 1942 as an OS, RCNVR
HMCS CORNWALLIS - Drafted to CORNWALLIS 28 Jul 1942 as an OS, RCNVR
HMCS CHARNY - Served in CHARNY 19 Sep 1942 - 25 Sep 1942 for training while drafted to HMCS CORNWALLIS
HMCS STADACONA - Drafted to STADACONA 29 Sep 1942 as an OS, RCNVR
HMCS NIOBE - Drafted to NIOBE 28 Oct 1942 as an OS, RCNVR
HMCS LOUISBURG - Drafted to LOUISBURG 01 Dec 1942 as an OS, RCNVR
Documents from the Service File of Joseph Morin