For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

YFM 312

Then YFP 312

Then YAG  312 (OTTER)

 

No photograph available 

 

 

Built: 1953

Delivered to RCN:

Removed from Service: Oct 2007

Fate: Sold in 2011. Final disposition unknown

 

Built in 1953 by Star Shipyard (Mercer's) Ltd, New Westminster, BC, she was one of 10 auxiliary craft built for the west coast navy between 1953 and 1955. Built for use as a blue boat, the majority of these crafted were used for general purposes such as liberty boats, stores and equipment lighters, etc. Re-designated as YFPs in 1960, YFP 312 and YFP 320 were designated as tenders to HMCS Oriole in 1963. In the mid-1960s, re-designated as a YAG, she was used for seamanship and navigational training for the regular and reserve forces until removed from service in Oct 2007. Put up for action in Jun 2011, she was sold to private interests.

 

Commanding Officers

 

 

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

W-X

Webster, Andrew F.

1980-2014

 

 

 

 

 

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