In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


Edward John Presant


Lieutenant, O-60150, RCNVR


Lieutenant-Commander, O-60150, RCN(R)


Born: 1921          Died: 2009


Edward Presant is buried in the Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, NS.


Ships served in:

* Listed as a SLt, RCNVR (seniority 02 Mar 1942) (Navy List Mar 1943)

HMCS KINGS - Appointed to KINGS 28 Aug 1943 For Disposal or Under Training as a SLt, RCNVR (Navy List Aug 1943)

HMCS SUDEROY VI - Appointed to SUDEROY VI 01 May 1943 as a SLt, RCNVR (Navy List Feb 1944). Appointment to SUDEROY amended to 29 Nov 1943 as a SLt, RCNVR (Navy List May 1944)

* Appointed A/Lt 15 Jan 1944 (Navy List May 1944)

HMCS TRANSCONA - Appointed to TRANSCONA 25 Apr 1944 as an A/Lt, RCNVR (Navy List Jul 1944)

HMCS NIOBE - Appointed to NIOBE as a Lt, RCNVR (seniority 02 Mar 1943) (Navy List May 1945)

* Retired List as a Lt, RCN(R) (seniority 02 Mar 1943) (Navy List Apr 1946)

HMCS CARLETON (Retired List) as a LCdr, RCN(R) (seniority 02 Mar 1951) (Navy List Jul 1952)

HMCS YORK (Retired List) as a LCdr, RCN(R)  (seniority 183 days) (Navy List Jul 1956)

HMCS DONNACONA (Retired List) as a LCdr, RCN(R)  (seniority 183 days) (Navy List Jul 1957)

* Last noted on the Retired List at HMCS DONNACONA as a LCdr, RCN(R) (Navy List Jan 1960)



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