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Pearson, John Edward Denison

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Title Lieutenant-Commander (S) (RCN(R))
Official Number U-59300; O-58222
 
Birth 09/11/1921 Death 15/01/2013
Place Neepawa Place Vancouver
Area MB Area BC
Country Canada Country Canada
 
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Biography
After his naval service he was the Assistant to the Head of the Department of Physics at UBC. He retired again on 01/03/1985.
 
Military Service
He was appointed as a Private in the Canadian Scottish Regiment (With seniority dated 01/09/1939) (Transferred to RCN 01/03/1940). He served in HMCS Prince Robert. He served in HMCS Raccoon. He served in HMCS Meon. He served in HMCS Nabob. He served in HMCS Warrior. (He was demobilized 01/04/1947). (CFR) He was appointed as a Naval Cadet (S) (UNTD) RCN(R) (With seniority dated 16/01/1950). He served in HMCS Discovery for UNTD 1949-1951. He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant (S) RCN(R) (With seniority dated 05/1952). He served in HMCS Brunswicker. He was appointed as a Lieutenant (S) RCN(R) (With seniority dated 05/1954). (Transferred to RCN). He was appointed as an A/Sub-Lieutenant (S) RCN (With seniority dated 01/09/1952). He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant (S) RCN (With seniority dated 01/09/1952). He served in HMCS Naden 1952. He served in HMCS Ontario 1954. He was appointed as a Lieutenant RCN. He served in HMCS Venture (Officer Training Establishment) 1956. He served in HMCS Chippawa 1958. He served in HMCS Cayuga 1960. He was appointed as a Lieutenant-Commander RCN (With seniority dated 01/05/1962). He served in HMCS Stadacona for HMC Dockyard on Staff of Commodore Superintendent Atlantic 1963. (He was retired 1966.)
 
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References
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Bill Clearihue (Nominal List UNTD); http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/vancouversun/obituary.aspx?pid=162438781;
Last update
2015-01-04

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