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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

Fisherman's Reserve Vessel CANCOLIM Z10

Fisherman's Reserve Vessel Cancolim Z10

Courtesy of Dave Shirlaw, Seawaves Magazine, RCN News


Acquired by the RCN: 19 Jan 1940

Returned to owners: Nov 1945 


Cancolim was charted from American Can Company for the Fishermen's Reserve at a rate of $370 per month. She was returned in 1945.


Commanding Officers

Lt Herbert Coates Reynard David, RCNR - 27 Jan 1940 - unk

Ch/Skpr Eric William Suffield, RCNR - 24 Feb 1941 - unk

Ch/Skpr John Samuel Tamatoa Williams, RCNR  - 29 Apr 1943 - unk

Skpr/Lt Bertram Glyndwr Killeen Owen-Jones, RCNR - 07 Feb 1945 - unk


     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

Doull, Robert Hugh James


Drafted to Cancolim 27 Mar 1943 as Skpr, RCNR






Former Crew Members

Proudfood, Arthur James, Skpr, RCNR - 18 May 1942

Smith, Graham John, Skpr, RCNR - 02 Mar 1944

Woods, Mervyn John, Lt, RCNVR - 27 Jan 1940