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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

DEMS SELKIRK PARK

 

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Built:

Fate: Unknown

 

Selkirk Park 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

M-N

Michalko, Orest Paul Ray

1925-1995

Served in Selkirk Park 17 Sep 1945 - 06 Dec 1945 as AB, RCNVR, DEMS

 

 

 

 

 

Photos and Documents (below)

 

At se on Selkirk Park, Oct 1945

Orest Michalko, standing, 2nd from right

From the collection of Orest Michalkow, RCNVR / RCN

Courtesy of Susan Michalko

 

 

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