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ROYAL CANADIAN NAVY
HMCS KAPUSKASING.
Crew photo submitted by Melvin James Bowie,
Names photo submitted by Paul Goodman.

Royal Canadian Navy : Crew of HMCS Kapuskasing, 1945.

Royal Canadian Navy : Crew of HMCS Kapuskasing

Crew of HMCS Kapuskasing. Library and Archives Canada has confirmed this photo was taken in Halifax on Jan. 28, 1945.
Photo is DND negative #HS1387-1.


The photo below shows the back of a duplicate of the one above, which Paul Goodman purchased in a thrift store. It was this image which resulted in the photo being identified as the crew of HMCS Kapuskasing.

Royal Canadian Navy : Crew of HMCS Kapuskasing

Below are the names transcribed from the above image:
Rankin, Sturdy, Ellis, Lewis T.A., Favreau, Gardiner, Hogins, Scott, Greason
Schmieser, Brosner, Doucett, Sutherland,
Snow, Dowd, Drumbollis, Williams, Landry, Chisholm, Laidlaw, Leary, Grundy, Grant, Allan, (Duncan) Smith, Robinson,
Philips, Joyal, Wilkinson, Van Wart, Bakergeorge, Biggs, Guttman, Cleary, Griffiths, Blundell, Scaverelli, Curtis, Hinsley,
Verret, Cox, Tra[ar], Trepanier, Willmore, Barber, Laing, Henderson, Peolini, Meridith, Ogelski, Gosse,
Richardson, Sinclair, Pappas, Barnes, Clements, Bowen, Prieur, Haskins, La Febre, Henry, Pastorious, Hartz, Strong, Booth, Faulds, Price, Eastman, (Walli) (Shuy)
Jaques, Post,
Clyde, Erickson, Gilchrist
Pollock.
"Bugs Bunny"
Blackmore, Carr, Froats, Boyd, Adams, Bitteaux, Paulson, Farmer, Fraser, Bogisest, Malone,
Cunningham, Thompson, (Smith)
Fowler, Martin, Tolmie, Spence, Corsey, Millan, Lukas, Kelford, Griffiths, Partridge, Kneller,
Mallendine, Wainwright, Mitchella, Urig, Samiloff, Ward.


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