For Posterity's Sake
A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project
Minesweeping Trawler - TR 40
Then US Naval Ship CT40 (1919)
Then French Aux. Minesweeper MARIE YETTE (1921)
TR 40 was delivered to the RCN on 06 Oct 1918 and paid off in 1919. She was transferred to the USN for a short period and returned to the RCN in Aug 1919. She was later sold to the French navy and commissioned in 1921 as the minesweeper Marie Yette. On 07 Mar 1940 she sank after a collision on the Gironde River with the French merchantman Spramex.