For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 

 

Stewart Ray Cooney

 

Steward, V35579, RCNVR

 

Born:  09 Oct 1922, Belleville, Ontario          Died: 29 Apr 1944 at sea

 

Book of Remembrance

 

COONEY, Stewart Ray, Stwd, V35579, RCNVR, MPK - 29 Apr 1944, HMCS ATHABASKAN G07 - son of Wellington R. and Lila M. Cooney; husband of Isobel Josephine Cooney, all of Belleville, ON.

 

The province of Ontario honoured Steward Cooney by naming Cooney Lake in his honour.

 

Ships served in:

HMCS CATARAQUI

HMCS YORK

HMCS ATHABASKAN - Drafted to Athabaskan 04 Jan 1944 as a Stwd, RCNVR

 

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(1) Certificate of Service  (2) Training and Active Service record  (3-4) Service Summary  (5) Report of Death  (6) Letter to Stwd Cooney's wife informing her that he is missing, presumed dead

 

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