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Minesweeping Trawler - TR 35

Then Mexican Patrol Vessel TAMPICO (1920)

TR 35 ready for launching at Lauzon, Quebec.  circa 1918

TR 36 on the port side of TR 35

 

Completed: 05 Jun 1918 

Paid off: 

Fate: Sold to Mexico in 1920. Stricken in 1949. Final disposition unknown

 

Built by David Shipbuilding & Repairing Co. Ltd., Lauzon, Que., she was completed on 05 Jun 1917. Her specifications were: Displacement: 275 tons, Length: 125 ft, Beam: 23.5 ft, Draught: 13.5 ft, Speed: 10 kts, Armament: 1-12pdr. TR 35 was sold to Mexico in 1920 and renamed Tampico. She was re-classed as a patrol boat and remained in service until stricken from the Mexican navy records in 1949.

 

Commanding Officers

Ch/Skpr Stanley Allison Hutchinson, RCN - 05 Jun 1918 - unk

 

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

G-H

Hutchinson, Stanley Allison

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Commanding Officer

05 Jun 1918

 

 

 

 

S-T

Thrower, Charles Edgar

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Drafted to TR 35 on 27 Jun 1918 as Mate, RNCVR

 

 

 

 

 

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