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DEMS RIO BRANCO

 

 

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Built:

Fate: unknown

 

Rio Branco was a Defensively Equipped Merchant Ship (DEMS). Though manned by a civilian crew, she had RCN sailors on board to man and operate the gun that was fitted to her for protection and convoy defence

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

Q-R

Reid, John Maxwell

____-2005

Served in Rio Branco as a DEMS Gunner/LS Gunlayer

       

 

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