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Brian Jennings


Petty Officer 1st Class, Sonarman, RCN / C.A.F.


Born: 09 Sep 1937, London, England


Died: 20 Feb 2003, Victoria, British Columbia


JENNINGS, Brian - Suddenly on February 20, 2003. Brian was born September 9, 1937 in London, England. He immigrated to Canada at the age of 18 and joined the Canadian Navy. He retired after 32 years serving mostly on submarines. He was an active member of SOCA and along time member of the Esquimalt Anglers and remained an active fisherman until the day before his passing. He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Valerie; sons Colin and Ian, daughters Leanne Youson (Chad), Diane, Shawna Wilson (Chris) and his loving grandchildren Jordyn, Justin and Riley. He is also survived by sisters Marina and Dolly, brother Fred and sisters-in-law Kathleen and Brenda. He will be sadly missed by family and friends. Memorial service to be held at First Memorial Chapel (1155 Fort St.) on Friday February 28th at 10:00 am. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation appreciated in lieu of flowers. (The Times Colonist 25 Feb 2003)


Ships served in:

HMCS GRILSE - Commissioning crew as ABSN1




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