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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

Fisherman's Reserve Vessel VAN ISLE FY01

Fisherman's Reserve Vessel Van Isle patrolling near Yorke Island - 1940

Courtesy of Dave Shirlaw, Seawaves Magazine, RCN News


Acquired by RCN: 

Fate: Unknown


Ship's History:


Commanding Officers

Skpr/Cox'n Elgin Neish, (FR), RCNR - 01 Jul 1941 - unk

Cox'n Bjarne Arnet, (FR), RCNR - 1941

Cox'n Trygve Arnet, RCNR - 01 Mar 1943 - unk


     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten


Former Crew Members

Child, Geoffrey, Cox'n (FR), RCNR - 18 Jun 1943

MacLeod, Joseph Harold, Cox'n (FR), RCNR - 10 Jul 1943