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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

Training Vessel - ACADIAN 194

Former RCMP Vessel ACADIAN

Acadian - Training vessel for HMCS Cabot

From the collection of Bill Perks

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Commissioned: 1976

Paid off: 1996

Fate: Unknown

 

Acadian was the 2nd RCMP vessel to bear this name.  She served as an RCMP vessel from 1959 to 1976, when she was transferred to the Canadian Navy and served as a tender to HMCS Cabot, St. John's, Newfoundland, and later at HMCS Donnacona, Montreal, Quebec.  She was paid off in 1996.

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

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