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HMCS EDMONTON 703

 

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HMCS Edmonton 703

 

Laid down: 08 Dec 1995

Launched: 16 Aug 1996

Commissioned: 21 Jun 1997

Paid off: 

 

The first ship to bear this name, she was built by Halifax Shipyards Ltd., Halifax, N.S., Brandon was launched on 16 Aug 1996. On 03 Mar 1997, she sailed west for Esquimalt in company with HMCS Moresby. On 21 Jun 1997 she was commissioned at CFB Esquimalt and assigned to the West Coast.

 

Commanding Officers

Cdr G. Wong - 31 Oct 1996 - 13 Jun 1998

LCdr W. Bowes - 13 Jun 1998 - 19 Aug 1998

LCdr D. Leblanc - 19 Aug 1998 - 14 Apr 1999

LCdr B. Cook - 14 Apr 1999 - 01 Oct 2000

LCdr S. King - 16 Oct 2000 - 14 Apr 2001

LCdr S. King - 16 Jun 2001 - 

  

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

A-B

Bowes, William

____-2008

 

 

 

 

 

Former Crew Members

Gagnon, Patrick Raymond

 

 

 

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