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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 


Alphonse Joseph Belisle


Petty Officer 1st Class, Radar Plotter, 26911-H, RCN / C.A.F.


Died: 06 Aug 1991, Sarnia, Ontario


BELISLE, Alphonse Joseph - 57, Sarnia, Ont., died Tuesday in Sarnia General Hospital. Born in Renfrew, Ont., he was a son of the late Andrew and Lila Mae (Vincent) Belisle. He served 25 years with Royal Canadian Navy. At the time of his death, he was employed with the Canadian Coast Guard, Marine Traffic Division, Sarnia. He is survived by his wife, the former Veronica Johnston, his former wife, the former Patricia MacDougall, Halifax; three daughters, Denise (Mrs. Henry Taylor), Dartmouth; Diane, Bedford; Erin, at home; three sons, Alphonse, Dartmouth, Michael, Sarnia; Chris, Halifax; two brothers, Homer, Reginald, both of Thunder Bay, Ont.; a sister, Lorraine, Ottawa; seven grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. The body is in Robbs Funeral Home, Sarnia. A graveside committal service will be 11 a.m. Friday in Sarnia. Donations may be made to Canadian Cancer society. (Halifax Chronicle-Herald, Thu, 08 Aug 1991 / Researched by George Newbury)


Ships served in:

HMCS ST CROIX - Served in St Croix as an LS.RP2


HMCS OKANAGAN - Served in Okanagan as a P1RP







(AB01-AB02) Alphonse Joseph Belisle  (AB03) Welcome letter to the Commissioning of HMCS ST CROIX  (AB04) Mess and Watch info for LSRP2 Belisle, HMCS ST CROIX


(AB05) Four Canadian Sailors at a pow wow at the Canadian Trade Fair in Philadephia - 13 Nov 1963


The four sailors of aboriginal background are: OS David Johnston, HMCS RESTIGOUCHE,  PO Ivan Johnson, HMCS KOOTENAY, PO Jack Douglas, HMCS COLUMBIA, and LS Al Belisle, HMCS CHAUDIERE


The Crowsnest Magazine Dec 1963



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