For Posterity's Sake
A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project
In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar
ALLISON, Albert Ernest, AB, V8402, RCNVR, MPK - 29 Apr 1944, HMCS ATHABASKAN - son of Alexander and Euphemia Allison; husband of Dorothy Isabelle Allison, Hamilton, ON.
Ships served in:
HMCS VENTURE - Served in Venture 20 Nov 1940 - 26 Mar 1941 as an OS, RCNVR
HMS SALOPIAN - Served in Salopian 29 Mar 1941 - 28 Apr 1941. HMS Salopian was a Royal Navy Armed Merchant Cruiser that was sunk on 13 May 1941, two weeks after AB Allison was drafted off.
HMCS ST LAURENT - Served in St Laurent 02 Jun 1941 - 27 Nov 1941 as an OS/AB, RCNVR, and 10 Dec 1941 - 07 Jan 1942 as an AB, RCNVR
HMCS SUNBEAM - Served in Sunbeam 09 Jan 1942 - 18 May 1942 as an AB, RCNVR
HMCS ATHABASKAN - Drafted to Athabaskan 04 Feb 1943 as an AB, RCNVR
(1-2) Certificate of Service (3) Service Summary (4) Report of Death (5) Letter to AB Allison's widow informing her that he is still missing with slight hope that he may be a POW.