For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar

 

James Chesley Bennett

 

Lieutenant-Commander, O-5880, RCN(R)

 

Died: 01 Dec 1990

 

Ships served in:

HMCS BRANDON

HMCS ARNPRIOR - Appointed to Arnprior 08 Jun 1944 as a Mate, RCNR

CNAV QUEST - Served in Quest as Master from her commissioning in Aug 1969 until his retirement in 1979

 

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(JB01) Sailors on a tug - St. John's, Newfoundland - James Bennett on right  (JB02) Mate James Bennett and the Gunnery Officer on HMCS ARNPRIOR  (JB03) James' flimsy for his time as NavO on HMCS ARNPRIOR

 


 

(JB04) HMCS BRANDON crew photo

 

James Bennett to the left of the B in Brandon

 


 

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  (JB05) HMCS NEW LISKEARD, Port Arthur, ON - 20 Nov 1944  (JB06) CNAV NEW LISKEARD entering Ponta Delgada, Azores - 20 Aug 1964  (JB07) Admiral's visit and inspection of CNAV NEW LISKEARD at Gibraltar - Sep 1964  (JB08) CNAV NEW LISKEARD alongside US Naval Base, Bermuda - Feb 1967  (JB09) CNAV NEW LISKEARD conducting VDS trials with submarine in waters north of Bermuda c1965-66

 

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(JB10) CNAV NEW LISKEARD RCN Centennial Naval Review

 


 

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