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Georges Albert LaRue


Lieutenant-Commander, O-40700, RCNVR


Captain, O-40700, RCN


Born: 31 Oct 1900


Died: 06 Nov 2003, Cornwall, Ontario


LaRUE, Georges Alberta - Age 94 years.


Beloved husband of the late Rosemary Anderson. Dear father of Marilyn Schuyler (Bob Ray) and Suzanne (Mrs. Terry Landon) both of Cornwall, Michelle (Mrs. Brian Quigg) of Red Deer, Alberta, Carolyn (Mrs. Ken Campbell) of Kitchener and Abigail (Mrs. Gordon Riviere) of Calgary, Alberta.


Predeceased by one daughter, Pamela LaRue.


Dear son of the late Albert LaRue and the late Mary Lacey.


Predeceased by one brother, Maury LaRue and by three sisters, Mrs. Therese Lapointe, Mrs. Lucille Godbout and Mrs. May Leroux. Also survived by 12 grandchildren.


Resting at the Glen-Stor-Dun Lodge, 1900 Montreal Road, from 11 a.m. on Tuesday.


Funeral Tuesday, November 11, 2003 for Service in the Chapel at the Glen-Stor-Dun Lodge at 1 p.m.


Interment, St. Lawrence Valley Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, Memorial Donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Fund would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of the Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, East Branch, 614 First Street East (933-2841), Cornwall. (Source: Find-a-Grave)


Ships served in:

HMCS AGASSIZ - Appointed to AGASSIZ 10 Aug 1943 as a Lt, RCNVR, 1st Lt (Navy List Aug 1943)

HMCS LOCH MORLICH - Appointed to LOCH MORLICH 06 Mar 1944 as a Lt (n), RCNVR, 1st Lt (Navy List Jul 1944). Commissioning crew

* Appointed LCdr, RCNVR (seniority 07 Mar 1944) (Navy List Nov 1944)

HMCS STADACONA - Appointed to STADACONA, for Disposal or Under Training 21 Mar 1945 as a LCdr, RCNVR

HMCS SWANSEA - Served in SWANSEA as a LCdr, RCNVR, CO, 16 Apr 1945 - 02 Nov 1945 (Macpherson & Burgess - Ship's of Canada's Naval Forces 1910-1981)

* Transferred to the RCN

HMCS MAGNIFICENT - Appointed to MAGNIFICENT 07 Jun 1948 as a LCdr, RCN

HMCS BEACON HILL - Served in BEACON HILL as a Cdr, RCN, CO, 21 Sep 1953 - 04 Jan 1954 (Macpherson & Burgess - Ship's of Canada's Naval Forces 1910-1981)

HMCS NEW GLASGOW - Served in NEW GLASGOW as a Cdr, RCN, CO, 30 Jan 1954 - 27 Mar 1955 (Macpherson & Burgess - Ship's of Canada's Naval Forces 1910-1981)

HMCS DONNACONA - Served in DONNACONA as a Cdr, RCN (The Nauticapedia)

HMCS NIAGARA - Appointed to NIAGARA, add'l for SACLANT as Assistant Operations Officer (Readiness) in 1958 as a Cdr, RCN (The Nauticapedia)



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