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Sidney Alexander Dick


Lieutenant-Commander (E), O-19540, RCN(R)


Died: 03 Apr 2004, Kingston, Ontario


DICK, Sidney Alexander, P.Eng - Peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Saturday, April 3, 2004, in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Doris Elizabeth Sherwood. Dear father of Mary Anne of Ottawa, David and his wife Jeannette of Kingston. Dearly missed by three grandchildren: Rhiannon, Sarah and Meghan and one great-grandson: Breyn Alexander. Survived by his sisters Willamine Marshall and Kathleen Gibb and his brother Kenneth Young Dick. Predeceased by Margaret E. Jennings, James MacIntosh, Dick and Edith R. Dick. Cremation. A Memorial Service for Sidney will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 8, 2004 at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (130 Clergy Street East, Kingston). As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family. (Globe and Mail 06 Sep 2004)


Ships served in:

* Listed as a SLt (E), RCNVR (seniority 28 Dec 1942) (Navy List Mar 1943)

HMCS DRUMMONDVILLE - Appointed to DRUMMONDVILLE 11 May 1943 as a SLt (E), RCNVR (Navy List Aug 1943).  Appointed Lt, RCNVR (seniority 28 Dec 1943) (Navy List Dec 1943)

HMCS MALPEQUE - Appointed to MALPEQUE 25 Nov 1943 as a Lt (E), RCNVR

RCN BARRACKS HALIFAX - Appointed to Stadacona for RCN Barracks Halifax, For Disposal or Under Training as a Lt (E), RCNVR (Navy List May 1944)

HMCS PENETANG - Appointed o PENETANG on 03 Jul 1944 at Lt (E), RCNVR (Navy List Jul 1944). Commissioning crew 19 Oct 1944. Seniority backdated to 28 Dec 1942 (Navy List Jan 1945)

* Retired List as a Lt (E), RCN(R) (seniority 28 Dec 1942) (Navy List Apr, 1946).  Appointed LCdr (E), RCN(R) (on the retired list) (seniority 28 Dec 1950) (Navy List Jul 1952)

HMCS CARLETON (Retired List) - as a LCdr (E), RCN(R) (Navy List Jul 1952)

HMCS YORK (Retired List) - as a LCdr (E), RCN(R) (Navy List Jul 1955)

HMCS DONNACONA (Retired List) - as a LCdr (E), RCN(R) (Navy List Jul 1957). Last noted on the Retired List at HMCS DONNACONA as a LCdr (E), RCN(R) (Navy List Jan 1960)



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