|HMCS Coverdale, Moncton, New Brunswick .. 1964-1968|
|Images and Narratives from William Pardue CTR1 USN Ret|
|Please scrolldown and click-on each photo to enlarge.|
Rear Admiral Inspect spring 1964.
Ship’s Company Chiefs and P.O.s, 1966 have to look at the
Battle of Atlantic Sunday Church Parade.
Lcdr Davidson, new C.O. presenting CTR1 Pardue
Well I think I have my act together well enough to send you these pictures and a little information about
I was lucky enough to do four years with the RCN (Feb. 1964 to Mar. 1968) at Coverdale and met most of
In September 1942 the WRCNS (Women’s Royal Canadian Naval Service)
Pronounced as WRENS was
In 1950 the RCN and USN formally agreed to coordinate and standardize their
HFDF activities, and the following
CKT Coverdale, Moncton, New Brunswick
Coverdale was also designated Alt Net Control Station.
By the time I left in Mar 1968. Both CFI and CGI had been closed down.
I believe this was due to the
The photos shown above are personal ones are from my own collection.
One other quick note. The Administration/Operational Building in the pictures
Was originally the WRENS
Almost forgot, I first met Johnny Ward when he was a 3rd class at Coverdale.
He along with Jimmy Jet,
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