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Mauger, Frederick W.

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Title Captain (MM)
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Birth 1920c Death 22/12/2004
Place Petites Place Dartmouth
Area Area NS
Country Newfoundland Country Canada
 
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He was a son of the late John and Esther (Mauger) Mauger. He served overseas during and after the Second World War from 1945-1947. He also worked for Western Union from 1945-1966. He then went to work for the Bedford Institute of Oceanography from 1966-1986. (He was qualified as a Master Mariner.) In 1981 as Master in the CGS Hudson, a Hydrographic Survey Vessel, he made an East to West Transit of the Northwest Passage. He went on to circumnavigate North America.
 
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References
MacFarlane, J.M. (1992) Northwest Passage Challengers. In Resolution. Spring Issue. Maritime Museum of British Columbia; http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/NFLD-ROOTS/2004-12/1103923738;
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