They made the Ultimate Sacrifice
LEGENDRE, Jean-Marie, Stoker Petty Officer, A2115, RCNR, MPK - 10 Feb 1942, HMCS SPIKENARD - Son of Xavier and Dona Legendre, Rimouski, Quebec
Stoker PO Legendre died when his ship, HMCS SPIKENARD, was torpedoed and sunk by U-136, about 465 nautical miles west of Malin Head, Ireland while escorting convoy SC-67. Of her crew of 65, there were only 8 survivors.
Ships served in:
HMCS STADACONA - Enlisted 15 Jul 1940 as an Engineman, RCNR
HMCS SPIKENARD - Drafted to Spikenard as an Engineman, RCNR
* Rated Sto PO 01 Jan 1941
Documents from the Service file of Jean-Marie Legendre