Fishermen's Reserve Vessel



HMCS VENCEDOR, 27 Jul 1945

Source: The Ships of Canada's Naval Forces 1910-1981 by Ken Macpherson and John Burgess


Built: 1913 


Paid off:

Fate: Sold after the war. Final disposition unknown


Vencedor was built in Britain in 1913 as the three-masted topsail schooner Exmouth II, tender to the Thames River training ship Exmouth. She was renamed after her sale in 1927 to the Lieutenant-Governor of British Columbia. She served in the Fishermen's Reserve and was used by the RCN as a miscellaneous auxiliary on the west coast, she was sold after the war and was still in service in 1981.



     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten




Former Crew Members


Cook, Frederick William, Mate, RCNVR - 20 Jun 1944


Miller, Gordon George, Skpr, RCNR - 06 Apr 1943


Norman, Morley Warner, Lt, RCNVR - 28 Apr 1943


Proudfoot, Arthur James, Skpr, RCNR - 11 May 1942


Sweeting, William John, Skpr, RCNR - 10 Apr 1942