For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 

 

Edgar Anthony Cookman

 

LS, 3210, RCN

 

Born:  19 Oct 1920, Victoria, British Columbia

 

Died: 29 Apr 1944 at sea

 

Book of Remembrance

 

COOKMAN, Edgar Anthony, LS, 3210, RCN, MPK - 29 Apr 1944, HMCS ATHABASKAN - Son of Alfred Ernest and Amy Adelaide Cookman, Esquimalt, BC.

 

Ships served in:

HMCS OTTAWA - Served in Ottawa 3 Dec 1938 - 09 Mar 1940 as an OS / AB, RCN  //  01 Jun 1940 - 25 Aug 1941 as an AB, RCN

HMCS COBALT - Served in Cobalt 14 Feb 1942 - 20 Aug 1942 as an AB / A/LS, RCN

HMCS ATHABASKAN - Drafted to Athabaskan 04 Feb 1943 as an AB, RCN

 

 

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(1-2) Certificate of Service  (3-4) Service Summary  (5) Report of Death  (6) Letter to LS Cookman's mother informing her that he is missing, presumed dead  (7) 

 

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