Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Patrolling the straits and narrows: how HMCS Nanaimo is ready to help

It’s 10:15 on a chilly morning at sea, day seven for Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Nanaimo since rejoining Task Group Exercise 20-01 recently,...

HMCS Ville de Québec focused on mental health of crew

Before returning to port in Halifax in early June, as one of two ready-duty ships on the East Coast, Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS)...

Unsinkable Doc SLt Spivey takes care of crew

“Is the Doc in here?” asks a member of the ship’s company as they poke their head into the wardroom. The Doc is in. Sub-Lieutenant (SLt)...

Code breaker Olive Bailey played pivotal role in ending Second World War

For decades Olive Bailey kept her work during the Second World War and the pivotal role she played in bringing it to an end...

Canadian clearance diving officer disarmed improvised explosive devices in small UK village

When Lt(N) Kevin Okihiro arrived at the scene of the small Cornish village of Upton Cross in South West England, he knew he would...

Flagship HMCS Haida represents the RCN’s deep bond with the Indigenous peoples of Canada

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) has a long history of ties to the Indigenous peoples of Canada, as evidenced by the two separate classes...

From radar tech to unmanned aircraft pilot

Leading Seaman (LS) Myles Hunter joined the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) as a radar technician because he wanted to work with cutting edge technology....

Canadian divers train in sub-zero waters

By Lieutenant (Navy) Éliane TrahanRoyal Canadian Navy divers participated in Operation NANOOK-NUNALIVUT in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut from March 2 to 18, 2020, along with...

From fashion designer to salty sailor

Able Seaman (AB) Yukii Li, whose parents came from Hong Kong, grew up in Toronto surrounded by the arts. She learned to work with a...

Battle of the Atlantic Heroes: William Bruce Wetherall

My father, William Bruce Wetherall, served in the Canadian Merchant Navy from 1941-45. For six long years the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), the Canadian...

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