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A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

Submarine OLYMPUS

 

Training Sub Olympus alongside Halifax

 

Laid down: 04 Mar 1960

Launched: 14 Jun 1961

Commissioned: 1961

Paid off: 1980s

Transferred to RCN - never commissioned

Fate: Broken up in 2011

 

Olympus was never commissioned in the Canadian Navy.  She was used as an alongside training platform from 1989 until the mid-90s.  She was sold for scrap and sent by barge to Port Maitland to be broken up in 2011.

 

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Through A Canadian Periscope - Canada's Submarine Heritage 1914-2014

 

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