HMCS ATHABASKAN G07 Commemorative Coin
HMCS Athabaskan G07 was commissioned on 03 Feb
1943 and was sunk in battle on 29 Apr 1944 off the coast of France. The ship's badge was designed by a member of
her crew, but before it could be mounted on the ship she was lost in
action. Her captain and 128 officers and men were lost, 83
taken prisoner, and 44 rescued by HMCS Haida. Her badge was
used as the basis for the ship's badge for HMCS Athabaskan 2nd and
3rd of name.
The cost will be $18 per coin, which will
include shipping anywhere in Canada. To get more information on how
to order an Athabaskan commemorative coin,
please email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Please put ATHABASKAN G07 COIN in the subject line.
It is estimated the coins will be available by
30 June 2019.