For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 

 

Howard Alfred Hunt

 

Lt, RCNVR

 

Born: 16 Aug 1922, Manchester, England

 

Died: 02 Jul 1944 at sea

 

Book of Remembrance

 

HUNT, Howard Alfred, Lt, RCNVR, killed - 02 Jul 1944, MTB 460 - son of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred T. Hunt, Toronto, ON.  The body of Lt Hunt was recovered by  Royal Navy motor launch HMML 207 and, after identification, buried at sea.

 

Ships served in:

HMCS STAR

ML Q081 - Served in Q081 01 Dec 1942 - 25 Apr 1943 as a SLt, RCNVR

ML Q098 - Served in Q098 26 Apr 1943 - 18 Oct 1943 as a SLt, RCNVR

MTB 460 - Drafted to MTB 460 on 25 Feb 1944

 

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(1) Newspaper article on the death of Lt Hunt - courtesy of Operation Picture Me  (2) Service Summary  (3) Report of Death  (4) Letter stating that Lt Hunts body had been found and identified.

 


 

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