They made the Ultimate Sacrifice


Amedee Patrick Aucoin


Stoker Petty Officer, V25073, RCNVR


Born: 25 Feb 1911, Cheticamp, Cape Breton Co., Nova Scotia


Died: 15 Jun 1944,  Garvagh, Londonderry Co., Northern Ireland


Book of Remembrance


AUCOIN, Amedee Patrick, Sto PO, V25073, RCNVR, died - 15 Jun 1944, HMCS MATANE - Son of Severin L. and Marie Aucoin, of Point Cross, Inverness Co., NS.


Stoker Petty Officer A. P. Aucoin died at U.S. Hospital, Garvagh, Londonderry Co., Northern Ireland from cerebral concussion and a fracture of the skull, which was caused when he fell from a horse, striking his head on the roadway, on June 13, 1944.  He is buried in the Londonderry City Cemetery, Londonderry Co., Northern Ireland.


Amedee was a Fireman before he enlisted into the R.C.N.V.R. on September 26, 1939.


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Second World War Casualty Index