For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar

 

Merville Jackson Patterson, C.D.

 

Chief Petty Officer 1st Class, Engine Room Artificer, 21837-H, RCN

 

Born: c1918          Died: 1985

 

PATTERSON, Merville Jackson - of Granville Ferry, NS, was born c1918 and died in 1985. He joined the RCN 18 Nov 1940 and retired 13 Dec 1962.

 

On 15 Oct 1941, Merville Jackson Patterson married Norma Ethel Eaton in Granville Ferry, Annapolis Co., NS.  In their marriage registration, Merville is listed as being 23 years of age and serving in the Canadian Navy.  At the time of their marriage both bride and groom resided in Granville Ferry.  Merville's father was William Patterson and his mother was Ada McBean (?sp)  Norma's parents were Arnold Eaton and Charlotte Smith. (Source: Nova Scotia Vital Stats)

 

Ships served in:

PICTOU

KAMLOOPS

PORT ARTHUR

BORDER CITIES

ST CATHARINES

PORTAGE

IROQUOIS

NOOTKA

LA HULLOISE

MAGNIFICENT

FORT ERIE

HURON

BONAVENTURE

OUTREMONT

 

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