Biography of Clarence Sweeney - Stoker 1st. Class - d. December 19, 2010Viewers able to provide more information (stories or photos) are asked to contact Dan Delong.
Extracted from the photo of the Crew of the Nene on deck taken March 1945
Photo from the book "NENE LIVES The Story of H.M.C.S. Nene & her Crew" - 1993
PETER SWEENEY BIOGRAPHY
Clarence married Noreen Foster June 1, 1944. They had a daughter, Sharon and a son, David, nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Clarence's son died October 13, 1979.
discharge from the Navy Clarence worked for Clarke Brothers Machinists
as a tool and die maker. Further training in time management led him to
positions with the International
Clarence and Noreen moved to Cambridge and then to Vineland, Ontario where they now reside. Clarence spends many hours tending to his rose gardens and lending a helping hand to his many neighbours.
Message to Ken Riley
Vicki did get in touch with this website. Readers may also be interested in Peter's story about his life aboard HMCS Nene during the war, as recorded and written at The Memory Project. http://www.thememoryproject.com/Stories/Veteran-Profile.aspx?tab=profile&itemid=2496
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