For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 


Cecil Richard Moss


Ordinary Seaman, Submarine Detector, V69035, RCNVR


Born: 18 Dec 1925, Hanna, Alberta


Died: 24 Nov 1944 at sea


Book of Remembrance


MOSS, Cecil Richard, OS.SD, V69035, RCNVR, MPK - 24 Nov 1944, HMCS SHAWINIGAN - Son of John Bailey Moss and Emma Blanche Moss, of Calgary, AB.


Ships served in:


HMCS MELVILLE - Served in Melville 24 May 1944 - 01 Jun 1944 as an OS.SD, RCNVR

HMCS SHAWINIGAN - Drafted to Shawinigan 12 Jun 1944 as an OS.SD, RCNVR. 


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(1) Newspaper article on the death of OS Moss  (2) Certificate of Service  (3) Naval Training and Active Service record  (4-5) Summary of Service  (6) Report of Death  (7) Letter to OS Moss' mother with details on the loss of HMCS Shawinigan




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