They made the Ultimate Sacrifice


Roy Norman Peddie


Steward, V91648, RCNVR


Born: 08 Jun 1925, Hudson Heights, Quebec


Died: 16 Apr 1945 at sea


Book of Remembrance


PEDDIE, Roy Norman, Stwd, V91648, RCNVR MPK - 16 Apr 1945, HMCS ESQUIMALT - Son of William and Annie Peddie, of Toronto, Ontario.


Steward Peddie died when his ship, HMCS ESQUIMALT, was torpedoed and sunk by U-190 off the approaches to Halifax harbour.


Ships served in:

HMCS UNICORN - Enlisted 19 Jul 1944.  Commenced Active Service 09 Aug 1944 as a Prob. Steward, RCNVR

HMCS CORNWALLIS - Drafted to CORNWALLIS 09 Oct 1944 as a Prob. Stwd, RCNVR

HMCS STADACONA - Drafted to STADACONA 16 Nov 1944 as a Prob. Stwd, RCNVR

HMCS ESQUIMALT - Drafted to ESQUIMALT 17 Jan 1945 as a Prob. Stwd, RCNVR


Documents from the Service File of Roy Peddie



Second World War Casualty Index