For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

YFM 318

Then YFP 318

Then YFB 318

YFB-318 in Esquimalt


Built: 1955 

Removed from Service: 2013

Fate: Sold in 2014. Final disposition unknown


Built in 1955 at Mercer's Ltd., New Westminster (Star Shipyard), she was used to perform ferry duties in Esquimalt Harbour until she was removed from service in in 2013. Put up for action, she was sold in Mar 2014 to private interests.


Commanding Officers




     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten


Photos and Documents (below)



Passenger area of YFB-318

Bridge of YFB-318

YFB-318 aground on the rocks off Saanich,BC, 03 Apr 2014. She was able to float off on then next high tide

Source: RCN News Magazine