Fairmile Motor Launch
Built by LeBlanc Shipbuilding Co. J.H., Weymouth, N.S., she was delivered to the RCN on 18 Jun 1942. While she flew the White Ensign, she was not commissioned into the RCN but instead was listed as a tender to HMCS Sambro, the depot ship for escorts (tenders were not commissioned vessels). Q084 was a Type "B" ML, Displacement: 79 tons, Length: 112 ft, Beam: 17.9 ft, Draught: 4.9 ft, Speed: 20 kts, Complement: 3 officers, 14 men, Armament: 3-20mm. In Jan 1944, Q084 was listed as part of the 79th ML Flotilla. Sold in 1946 to R. E. Gamble, Toronto and was renamed Nelvana.
In memory of those who have crossed the bar
They shall not be forgotten
Former Crew Members
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