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Sackville Refit Photo

HMCS Sackville under refit inside the submarine shed, into which Victoria Class submarines (and Sackville) can be moved from the Syncrolift for extended maintenance periods. Ships of up the size of frigates are still able to be docked on the Syncrolift outside the...

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SURRENDER OF U-190 TO HMCS THORLOCK - by James D. Haigh, CPO ERA 3c submitted by Maureen Ellison HMCS Thorlock K394 - The German submarine, U-190, had signalled its position to RCN Shore Authorities in Newfoundland. Just before noon on May 11, 1945, the frigate HMCS...

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During HMCS Brunswicker’s April Mess Dinner, Lieutenant Commander David Brown, Commanding Officer of Brunswicker, presented Commodore Martha Mulkins, Commander of Canada’s Naval Reserves with a framed image of HMCS Sackville on convoy duty. HMCS Sackville, built in...

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Haida Visits Sackville

A team of 12 representing the Friends of HMCS HAIDA and the Burlington-Oakville Naval Veterans Association visiting Halifax attended the Tattoo with Trust Directors Pat Jessup and Jim Reddy, and the CNMT AGM reception on the 28th of June, which was held on the...

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Kayaking “The Great Loop” Fundraiser for HMCS Sackville

Steve Chard stole some of Justin Trudeau’s thunder on the same day Canada’s Prime Minister was trying to take centre stage in Halifax. While the Liberal’s leader was addressing members of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities in one part of the city, Steve was...

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Sea Cadet Centennial Sunset Ceremony Invitation

DID YOU KNOW: • There are more than 7,000 Royal Canadian Sea Cadets active in 237 communities across Canada. 305 RCSCC Sackville is the LARGEST Sea Cadet corps in the Maritimes with more than 105 Cadets. • The Sea Cadet program provides exciting opportunities and...

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Key members of Sackville refit team

Key members in the repair of SACKVILLE’s hull maintenance work period seen with the exquisite 1970’s Revell Corvette model donated by Darrell Kays 4 May 2018, the 108th Anniversary of the RCN. (From the left) Bob Naugler (FMFCS Project Officer), Wendall Brown (CNMT...

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June 24, 2022


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