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Fisherman's Reserve Vessel LOYAL I FY43

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Acquired by RCN: Jan 1942

Entered into service: 21 May 1942

Removed from service:

Sold: 1945 to private interests. Final disposition unknown.

 

Built by Harbour Boat Builders, Vancouver in 1928, she was owned by Kanekichi Tanami of Ucluelet Fishing Co. Ltd. Acquired by the Crown in Jan 1942, she entered into service as part of the Fisherman's Reserve. After the war she was sold to R.C. Wyllie of Vancouver, BC.

 

Commanding Officers

Cox'n Malcolm Edward Alfred Dighton (FR), RCNR - 21 May 1942 - unk

Slt Mitchell Banks Gay, RCNVR - 17 Apr 1944 - unk

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

Former Crew Members

Wyllie, Robert Corbet, Slt, RCNVR - 23 Jun 1944

 

 

 

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