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Baynton, Alfred Kenneth
Passed away peacefully on Thursday July 19th, 2018 at the age of 93. A proud husband, father, grand father, great grandfather and a great friend to many. His courageous efforts were acknowledged when he was 1 of 7 survivors, being the last one off the ship as he bravely ensured that his shipmates were safe.
Ken Baynton (Born April 6, 1925)
Enlisted in the Navy at 17 1/2 years of age in 1942
Served in Russia, Pittsburgh, Norway, Mediterranean, Malta and Asiatic of Italy
Wounded and went down with the ship
Discharged in 1945 after the war ended.
A Celebration of Ken's Life will be held on Saturday July 28th, 2018 at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 220, Shelburne, Ontario from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children or the Shelburne Legion, Branch 220.
Online condolences and donations may be made at www.imfunerals.com.
In Memoriam Funeral Services Inc. has been given the honour to serve the Baynton Family.
Shriners Hospitals for Children
1003 Decarie Boulevard, Montreal QC H4A0A9
Shelburne Royal Canadian Legion Branch 220
203 William St,, Shelburne ON L0N1S0