Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Eric George Harman

In memory of:

Petty Officer 1st Class Eric George Harman

October 23, 1969

Military Service


Service Number:

H30595

Age:

42

Force:

Navy

Unit:

HMCS Kootenay

Citation(s):

War Medal 1939-45, Canadian Forces Decoration, Canadian Centennial Medal

Additional Information


Born:

February 18, 1927
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Enlistment:

December 13, 1945
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Son of Harold William and Anne Sophia Harman of Vancouver, British Columbia. Brother of Ernest, Harold and Norman. Husband of Mary Eileen (nee Omand) Harman and father of Anne, Eric, Darlene, Franklin and Susan Harman of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 147 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Stained Glass Window– Photo Credit: Marilyn Gurney 
This memorial stained glass window at St. Brendan's Chapel, CFB Halifax, Halifax, NS is dedicated to the nine men mentioned on the plaque who were killed in an explosion on board the H.M.C.S. Kootenay.

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[stained glass window/vitrail]
TO BE WORTHY OF THOSE WHO SERVED BEFORE US

[plaque/plaque]
HMCS KOOTENAY OCTOBER 23 1969
IN MEMORY
[9 names are listed, but are not clear in the photo./9 noms sont inscrits, mais ils ne sont pas clairs sur la photo.]
William Alfred Boudreau; Pierre Serge Bourret; Thomas Gordon Crabbe; Nelson Murray Galloway; Michael Alan Hardy;   
Eric George Harman; Gary Wayne Hutton; Vaino Olavi  Partanen; Lewis John  Stringer  

http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp/nic-inm/sm-rm/mdsr-rdr-eng.asp?PID=6311
  • Photo of Eric George Harman
  • Group Photo

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