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Russell Keith Boswall


Ordinary Seaman, Radar III, V65216, RCNVR


Born: 1924


Died: 08 Jun 2004, Montreal, Quebec


BOSWALL, Russell Keith - Peacefully at home, on Tuesday, June 8, 2004, after a courageous and lengthy battle with cancer, in his eightieth year, Keith, beloved husband for 57 years to Mina and dearly loved father of Brian and Sharon. Will be sadly missed by his many relatives in Prince Edward Island. Services were private. The family would like to thank his caregivers from the C.L.S.C. Verdun-Cote-St-Paul as well as the Victorian Order of Nurses, Montreal Branch. Very special thanks to Margaret and Robert MacGregor for their valuable friendship and support throughout. For those who wish, donations in his memory may be made to the VON Montreal Inc., 1246 Bishop Street, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 2E3 or to the charity of your choice. (The Montreal Gazette 15 Jun 2004)


Russell is listed in the Next of Kin (NOK) list for HMCS Wasaga for 15 Apr 1945. His NOK was his grandfather, Mr. Samuel L. Boswall, Pownal, PEI.


Ships served in:

HMCS WASAGA - Served in Wasaga 1944-1945


Wally, Tiger, Gallagher, Len and Boswall on HMCS Wasaga 1944



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