In memory of

Able Seaman

Claude Carl Warwick

who died on 1 Mar 1945

Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service Navy
  Unit HMCS Donnaconna
  Rank Able Seaman
  Service number V107691
  Date of death 19450301
  Cause of death accidental death
Narrative history
  V107691 Able Seaman (HMCS Donnacona) Claude Carl Warwick (b.1922) of Regina died 19450301 and is buried in the soldiers' plot at Regina cemetery. HMCS Donnacona is the Navy's shore based establishment at Montréal, Québec. Warwick was fatally injured in a bus/train collision at Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, 19450217 and died in the Navy hospital there. He was the son of Caroline Warwick and attended Scott collegiate. Claude was a pageboy at the Saskatchewan legislature and the Canadian featherweight boxing champion when he enlisted at Regina late in 1942.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 159 - Sherwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Regina cemetery    

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  Honour roll location(s) Regina
  Geo-memorial Warwick Rapids, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 59.3333°N / 106.9167°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 74O7
  Geo-memorial details In the Bulyea River at its mouth.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19221028
  Place of birth Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19421117
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation pageboy
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