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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

PATROL BOAT RAPID 142

Former CCGS RAPID

Canadian Navy patrol boat Rapid PB 142 underway in the Bedford Basin, Halifax during the 1985 Naval Review

Ken Watson 1985

 

Laid down: 

Launched: 

Transferred to the RCN: 1983

Paid off: 

 

Built at Ferguson Industries, Pictou, Nova Scotia in 1963, Rapid and her sister Rally PB 141 were ex Canadian Coast Guard Cutters, CCGS Rapid and CCGS Rally taken over for training duties with the Navy. 

 

Commanding Officers

 

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

 

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