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Kittiwake (R.C.A.F.)

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Registry #1 RCAF M.290 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1942c Kittiwake (R.C.A.F.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1942c Place (nk) Area (nk) Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp)
Builder (nk) Measurement (metric)
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage Type 1 Crash Boat
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign Y8OG
Pendant  # M.290 Masters
 
Owner(s)
In 1942-1945 she was owned by the royal Canadian Air Force. She was acquired by the RCAF for service based at Patricia Bay BC.
 
Fate Registry closed Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
She was laid up in the boneyard in Bedwell Bay, Burrard Inlet after the Second World War.
 
References
Weicht, Chris (1997); MacDonald, C. & D. Drake, J. Doerksen, M. Cotton (1998);
Last update
2017-05-02

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