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Fairmile Motor Launch - Q086

Then MONTERY (1946)

 

No photo available

 

 

Laid down: 15 Apr 1942

Launched: 03 Oct 1942

Delivered to the RCN: 26 Oct 1942

Paid off: 07 Jul 1945

Fate: Sold in 1946. Final disposition unknown

 

Built by Taylor and Sons, J.J., Toronto, Ont., she was delivered to the RCN on 26 Oct 1942. While she flew the White Ensign, she was not commissioned into the RCN but instead was listed as a tender to HMCS Sambro, the depot ship for escorts (tenders were not commissioned vessels). In Apr 1944 and Mar 1945, Q086 was listed as part of the 76th ML Flotilla. Sold in 1946 to K.U. Gamble, Toronto and was re-named Montery.

 

Commanding Officers

Lt T.G. Sewell, RCNVR - 25 Oct 1942 - 08 Feb 1943

Lt Stephen Clive Robinson, RCNVR - 09 Feb 1943 - 02 Mar 1943

Lt Theodore George Sewell, RCNVR - 03 Mar 1943 - 13 Mar 1943

Lt James Reid Sare, Lt, RCNVR - 14 Mar 1943 - 21 Mar 1943

Lt Guy Linsley James, RCNVR - 22 Mar 1943 - 16 Nov 1943

Lt Peter Husoy, RCNVR - 19 Nov 1943 - 03 Dec 1944

Lt V.B. Chew, RCNVR - 04 Dec 1944 - 31 Jan 1945

Lt Peter Husoy, RCNVR - 01 Feb 1945 - 07 Jul 1945

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

G-H

Godbehere, Cecil Richard

1922-2011

Drafted to Q086 on 05 Jul 1943 as Slt, RCNVR

Husoy, Peder

1920-2014

 

 

 

I-J

James, Guy Linsley

1913-2008

5th Commanding Officer

 

 

 

 

S-T

Stables, John Stirling

1924-2013

 

 

 

 

 

Former Crew Members

Brown, Frank Douglas, Slt, RCNVR - 17 Mar 1945

De Martigny, Michel Le Moyes, A/Lt, RCNVR - 04 Apr 1944

Rendell, Arthur Stephen, Slt, RCNVR - 23 Mar 1942

 

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