For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

HMCS GOPHER

 

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Gopher was an ocean going tug which was converted to a minesweeper under charter to the Canadian Government. She was manned by a civilian crew.

 

Commanding Officers

Lt (Temp) John F. Purdon, RNR - 16 Jan 1918 - unk 

 

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

G-H

Guy, John

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Served in Gopher as A/Chief Bos'n, RCN

 

 

 

 

O-P

Purdon, John F.

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Commanding Officer in 1918

 

 

 

 

 

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