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Commander (E) William Rochester Boiston
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1887
Death: Oct. 24, 1945

Place of birth: 6 Gorrie Street, Boosbeck, Skelton, USD.
Marriage: Edith Bradford on 26 December 1912,at Killingworth, Northumberland, England
Awards: DSM 1914, MBE 1937

H.M.C.S. Stadacona
Son of John Anthony and Annie Boiston; husband of E. Boiston, of Gillingham, Kent, England.

His son, Pilot Officer John Rochester Boiston, aged 22, also fell whilst serving with the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve and is interred at Estevan Cemetery, Saskatchewan,Canada.


Died from illness. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Anthony Boiston (1861 - 1890)
 
 Children:
  John Rochester Boiston (1920 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Royal Navy
 
Note: HALIFAX (FORT MASSEY) CEMETERY, Nova Scotia Canada
 
Burial:
Fort Massey Cemetery
Halifax
Halifax County
Nova Scotia, Canada
Plot: Sec. E. Grave 93.
 
Maintained by: wertypop
Originally Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Oct 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59960071
Commander (E) William Rochester Boiston
Added by: Carolyn Boiston Wheeler
 
 
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