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Ships and Men of the Royal Canadian Navy

 
 
Ships and Men of the Royal Canadian Navy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 14, 2014
1. Ships and Men of the Royal Canadian Navy Marker
Inscription.
This memorial was erected
by the
Atlantic Chief and Petty Officies Association
to commemorate the
Ships and Men of the Royal Canadian Navy
who failed to return through enemy action,
stress of weather and accidents during
The Battle of the Atlantic
and
to remind future generations of
The Price of Victory

They are one with the tides of the sea
They are one with the tides of our hearts

Dedicated in the fifty seventh year
of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II and
the one hundredth year of the founding
of the Canadian Navy

 
Erected by Atlantic Chief and Petty Officies Association.
 
Location. 44° 38.488′ N, 63° 34.01′ W. Marker is in Halifax, Nova Scotia, in Halifax Regional Municipality. Marker can be reached from Marginal Road just from Terminal Road when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1097 Marginal Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Tall Ships Parade 2000 (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Grand Dérangement (about 210 meters away); Charles Morris (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); France and Canada (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Georges Island (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Pier 21 / Le Quai 21 (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Passage to a New Beginning • Passage à un nouveau monde (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Pier 21 (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Halifax.
 
Regarding Ships and Men of the Royal Canadian Navy. The memorial is near the Farmer's Market.
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 244 times since then and 21 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on October 2, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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