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Minesweeping Trawler - TR 16

Then SALINAS

Then ACAPULCO

Acapulco circa 1951

 

Completed: 22 Jun 1918

Paid off: 

Fate: Sold to Mexico in 1920. Stricken from records in 1959. Final disposition unknown

 

Built by Polson Iron Works, Toronto, Ont., she was completed on 22 Jun 1918. Her specifications were: Displacement: 275 tons, Length: 125 ft, Beam: 23.5 ft, Draught: 13.5 ft, Speed: 10 kts, Armament: 1-12pdr. TR 16 was sold to Mexico in 1920 and renamed Salinas, later named Acapulco. She was used a a patrol boat until stricken for the Mexican navy records in 1959.

 

Commanding Officers

William Herbert Rose

Ch/Skpr Wilbert Alvin Inness, RCN - 22 Jun 1918 - unk

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

C-D

D'Entremont, Ulysee Joseph

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Drafted to TR 16 on 22 Jun 1918 as Mate, RNCVR

 

 

 

 

I-J

Innes, Wilbert Alvin

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Drafted to TR 16 on 03 Jun 1918 as Ch/Skpr, RCN (Stand by) CO

Commanding Officer

22 Jun 1918

 

 

 

 

M-N

McMaster, Samuel

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Drafted to TR 16 on 22 Jun 1918 as Art (E), RCN

 

 

 

 

 

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