Babcock, Lester "Les" William (L. W.)

Rank Stoker 2nd Class, Stoker P.O.
Service # Unknown
Unit # RCNVR
Resident Dresden
Books Of Rememberance Page Available

The son of Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Babcock of St. George Street, Dresden, ON. As a Stoker he had been in service on convoy duty, and despite the stormy weather he and his shipmates enjoy their life in the Navy.

Lester was on leave in February at home in Dresden before returning to sea duty. CDN 28/02/42.

Discharged October 19th, 1945.

Lester passed away 28 December, 2004 at the age of 84 years.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Awards C.V.S.M. with Clasp
Sources KCFA, IODE-CM(P), GOHS
Age 21
Birthplace Born- November 9th, 1920
When Enlisted June 2nd, 1941
Next of Kin Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Clayton Babcock

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