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HMC FIRE TUG No. 3 - YMT 558 / NFT 3

 

Naval Fire Tug No. 3 at the RCN dock, St. John's, Newfoundland

Credit: Provincial Archives photograph collection. The Rooms Provincial Archives Division, NA 16188

 

Entered into service: 1945

Fate: Sold in 1964 

 

Fire Tug No. 3 entered into service in 1945 and served in St. John's, Newfoundland. She was sold in 1964 to Canadian National Railways, the owners of the dockyard in St. John's.

 

Photos and Documents

 

Commanding Officers

 

 

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

Former Crew Members

Greening Edward

 

Mercer, Ted

Parsons, Kevin

 

Rose, William

Williams, Ted

 

Photos and Documents

 

St. John's Newfoundland fire department with RCN Fire Tug No. 3 in the background on the right

Courtesy of Bud Rose

Firefighter Ted Williams running up the fire pump on HMC Fire Tug No. 3 in St. John's harbour

Credit: Provincial Archives photograph collection. The Rooms Provincial Archives Division, NA 16189

 

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