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HMCS YELLOWKNIFE 706

 

IN ARDUA NITOR

 

I ENDEAVOUR WITH DIFFICULTIES

HMCS Yellowknife 706

 

Laid down: 7 Nov 1996

Launched: 05 Jun 1997

Commissioned: 18 Apr 1998

Paid off: 

 

Built by Halifax Shipyards Ltd., Halifax, N.S., she was the first ship named after the capital of the Northwest Territories.  Launched on 05 Jun 1997, she arrived at Esquimalt on 30 Jan 1998 and was commissioned there on 18 Apr 1998.

 

Commanding Officers

LCdr D. Bancroft

LCdr G. Bannister

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

Former Crew Members

Gagnon, Patrick Raymond

 

 

 

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