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Fulmar (R.C.A.F.)

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Registry #1 RCAF M.291 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1942 Fulmar (R.C.A.F.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1942 Place (nk) Area (nk) Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 40.0'
Builder (nk) Measurement (metric)
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage Type 1 Patrol vessel
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign SL5F
Pendant  # M.291 Masters
In 1942-1945 she was a Range Boat (Type III) acquired by the RCAF for service based at Prince Rupert BC for towing Baldwin Hydrofoils for bombing practice.
Fate Laid-up Date
Named Features
Significance of Name
She was laid up at Bedwell Harbour in Indian Arm BC after the Second World War.
Weicht, Chris (1997); Roscoe, Spurgeon G. 'Spud' (Date unk.);
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