For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar

 

John Allen Marklinger

 

Able Seaman, Submarine Detector, V65883, RCNVR

 

Born: 15 Oct 1925, Estevan, Saskatchewan

 

Died: 11 Jan 1993, Estevan, Saskatchewan

 

Ships served in:

HMCS QUEEN - Enlisted 25 Jun 1943. Commenced active service 07 Jul 1943

HMCS CARIBOU - Served in Caribou 22 Jan 1944 - 28 Jan 1944 while in training at HMCS Cornwallis

HMCS NEW GLASGOW - Served in New Glasgow 28 Apr 1944 - 15 Aug 1945 as an OS and AB, RCNVR.  Rated AB 18 Aug 1944

HMCS QUEEN - Demobilized 09 Nov 1945

 

Portrait of Seaman Marklinger

 

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(1-3) Certificate of Service  (4-5) Certificate of Progress of Ordinary Seamen

 

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(6-9) Submarine Detector History Sheet

 

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