For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar

 

Albert Saunders

 

Able Seaman, VR4066, RNCVR

 

Born: date / place          Died: 06 Dec 1917, Halifax, Nova Scotia

 

Book of Remembrance

 

SAUNDERS, Albert, AB, VR4066, RNCVR, killed - 06 Dec 1917, HMCS NIOBE - Able Seaman Albert Saunders, VR.4066, died as the result of an explosion in Halifax Harbour 06 Dec 1917. Son of Mrs. Annie McPhail, of 230 Landsdowne Ave, Winnipeg MB.  AB Saunders is buried at the Fort Massey Cemetery, Halifax, NS.

 

Ships served in:

HMCS NIOBE

 

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(1-2) Two articles from the Winnipeg Evening Tribune on the Heroism of AB Albert Saunders  (3) Headstone for AB Saunders in the Fort Massey Cemetery, Halifax, NS

 

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