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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 


Ronald David Wismer


Acting Leading Seaman, V27238, RCNVR


Died: 20 Dec 2005


Ronald served in the from 25 May 1941 to 26 Jul 1945 as a Torpedoman.  He was demobilized at HMCS York, Toronto on 26 Jul 1945.  Ronald met his future wife when he was taking courses at the University of Toronto and they married on 29 Dec 1941.  Ronald passed away in Pickering, ON on 20 Dec 2005 just shy of his 85th birthday.


Ships served in:



Article on sailors on HMCS Camrose - Ronald Wismer 1st on right

Toronto Daily Star 14 Jul 1943



..... on their wedding day - 



(left) - Ronald's certificate of discharge from the RCNVR  (right) Authorization for Ron to wear the War Service Pin.

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