German steel helmet. George Richmond picked it up in Ostende, Belgium as a souvenir
Silver-plated copper Government-issue pint rum measure. Part of George Richmond's duties aboard ship was to issue rum rations to sailors.
George Richmond's Naval pay book. This was his official identification for pay purposes.
Left to right: 1939-1945 Star, The Atlantic Star, The Burma Star, The Defence Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal, The War Medal 1939-1945
"The U-boats were certainly not the only enemy – the sea herself was fearsome"