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In Memory of Tusker 914 En mémoire de

July 13, 2006

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, August 25, 2019
1. In Memory of Tusker 914 Marker
Inscription.  
On July 13, 2006 a Canadian Forces helicopter from 413 Transport and Rescue Squadron carrying seven crew members who were exercising rescue techniques with local Canadian Coast Guard auxiliary members crashed in Canso Harbour.
In memory of
Sergeant Paul "Duane” Brazil
1966-2006
Master Corporal Kirk Bradley Noel
1972-2006
Corporal Trevor Sterling Mcdavid
1975-2006

Le 13 juillet 2006 un hélicoptère du 413e escadron de transport et de sauvetage des forces canadiennes, avec à son bord sept membres d'équipage qui pratiquaient des techniques de sauvetage avec des membres de la garde côtière auxiliaire canadienne, s’est écrasé dans le port de Canso.
En mémoire de
Sergent Paul “Duane” Brazil
1967-2006
Caporal Chef Kirk Bradley Noel
1972-2006
Caporal Trevor Sterling Mcdavid
1975-2006

This triangular column denotes the Trinity. The sighting piece connects the Memorial with the actual site of the tragedy, and reminds us of the unity of earth, sea and ski, and all therein.

Cette colonne triangulaire nous rappelled
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By Steve Stoessel, August 25, 2019
2. In Memory of Tusker 914 Marker
la trinité sainte. La pièce devisee joint le monument avec le site de la tragédie et nous rappelle que la terre, la meet, et la ciel me forme qu’un.
 
Erected by RCAF 413 Transport and Rescue Squadron.
 
Location. 45° 20.162′ N, 60° 59.451′ W. Marker is in Canso, Nova Scotia, in Guysborough County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Union Street and Queen Street. At the parking lot for the Grassy Island Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1465 Union Street, Canso, Nova Scotia B0H 1H0, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 19 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Canso Islands/ Les îles Canso (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Where Fishermen Meet/Lieu de rencontre des pêcheurs (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Welcome to Canso Harbour/Bienvenue au Port de Canso (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Harbour Traffic/Le traffic du port (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); We Heard the News First/Nous étions les premiers à avoir les nouvelles (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Canso (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Canso Soldiers Memorial (approx. one kilometer away); Folklore & Trivia (approx. 18.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canso.
 
Also see . . .  Crash of Tusker 914 Commemorated. (Submitted on September 18, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
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By Steve Stoessel, August 25, 2019
3. In Memory of Tusker 914 En mémoire de Marker
Air & SpaceDisasters
 
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By Steve Stoessel
4. In Memory of Tusker 914 En mémoire de Marker
Marker is on the right side of photo in front of the silver car.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 25 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.   4. submitted on September 18, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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