For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

Photos and Documents from the Collection of

William (Bill) George Clark, L/Tel, RCN

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William (Bill) George Clark, L/Tel, 4522-E, RCN

 

Born: 17 Dec 1923   Crossed the Bar: 30 Dec 2004

 

Volunteered: 15 Jul  1941  Released: 16 Dec 1948

 

HMCS Guysborough 10 Sep 1942 - 11 Feb 1944

 

HMCS  Digby 30 May 1944 - 07 Aug 1944

 

HMCS Bayfield 13 Oct 1944 - 06 Jun 1945

 

HMCS Rockcliffe 30 Jul 1947 - 09 Dec 1947

William Clark's Medals

 

The 1939-1945 Star, The Atlantic Star w/ France and German bar, The Canadian Volunteer Service Medal, The War Medal 1939-1945

 

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark 

Service Records for L/Tel William George Clark

 

           

 

Note: Fifth document is a Declaration that was made by Bill's mothers stating he was 17 years of age

 

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark

Notification to Employer

National Selection Service

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark


William (Bill) Clark (left) and Friend - Oct 1944

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark

Some of William (Bill) Clark's Wartime Souvenirs

 

  

 

Prince of Wales Theatre Programme

    

 

Menu from Jack Dempsey's, New York City, NY

  

 

The Palladium, London, Programme

 

 

Madame Tussaud's Exhibition

 

  

 

1943 Football Tickets Navy VS Duke

 

Hollywood Canteen Draw Ticket

 

 

British Merchant Navy Club, Baltimore, MD

 

  

 

Canadian Legion Services Information

 

 

Words to "Let's All Sing Together"

 

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark


V.E. Day newspaper - 09 May 1945

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark


HMCS Aldergrove 1946 Softball Team

From the collection of MS B. Anderson / William (Bill) Clark

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark

Wedding announcement for Petty Officer Robert Sumner

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark

Wedding announcement for Cpl Dennis Martin RCAF

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark

Letters between old shipmates - Bill Clark and Lloyd

 

                   

 

Courtesy of Suzanne Clark

 

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