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Martin, Basil Campbell

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Title Chaplain of the Fleet (RC) (RCN)
Official Number O-46750
Birth 00/00/1901 Death 25/07/1963
Place Halifax Place Truro
Area NS Area NS
Country Canada Country Canada
Honours OBE.
Military Service
He was appointed as a Part-time Chaplain to the Royal Navy in Bermuda 1927-37. (He was Mobilized for World War Two service), He was appointed as a Major (Canadian Army Chaplain Corps) 1940, (Transferred to RCN), He was appointed as an Assistant Principal Chaplain (RC) (Temp.) (RC) (With seniority dated 08/01/1940). He was appointed as a Chaplain (RC) (Temp.) RCN. He served in NSHQ as Staff Chaplain to Principal Chaplain (RC) 1942. He was appointed as Chaplain of the Fleet (RC) (Temp.) RCN (With seniority dated 15/06/1944). He served in HMCS Prince David. (Appointment terminated (Services completed) 03/10/1945.)
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Aircraft Flown
Named Features
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Blatherwick, John (1992); MacFarlane, John M. (1994);
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