WEST COAST SUBMARINE WEEK

Held in Greater Victoria ~ British Columbia

Tuesday August 5th ~ Friday August 8th, 2014


 


CC1 & CC2 - BC's Submarine Fleet
alongside Shearwater

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WEST COAST SUBMARINE WEEK

In cooperation with MarPac Centenary Committee
we coordinated events to commemorate the
2014 Canadian Submarine Centenary

Core initiatives in Greater Victoria,
the birthplace of Canada's Submarine Service,
centered around the 1914 acquisition &
commissioning of HMC Submarines CC1 & CC2


TUESDAY ~ August 5th

1100 – 1400h
SUBMARINE CENTENARY LUNCHEON
The Union Club of British Columbia
Commemorating the British Columbia Government's
Acquisition of Submarines CC1 & CC2
Guest of Honour,
The Honourable Suzanne Anton, Q.C., MLA,
Minister of Justice and Attorney General, Province of British Columbia

1800 - 2200h
EVENING MEET N' GREET
Royal Canadian Legion Prince Edward Branch 91
Submarine Shipmates - Old And New - from
Canada, The United States, Australia, and United Kingdom
Including: Event Updates, Displays, Sales, And Memorabilia


WEDNESDAY ~ August 6th

1300h
ROYAL BRITISH COLUMBIA MUSEUM
Special Presentation ‘Canadian Submariners 1914 – 2014’
Newcombe Conference Hall
Doors Open At 1230h


THURSDAY ~ August 7th

1000h
SUBMARINE MEMORIAL CAIRN
HMC Dockyard Esquimalt
0930h - meet at Base Museum Parking Lot for Transport Into Dockyard
Rededication Of Submarine Memorial Cairn & Time Capsule
Dedicated To Canada’s West Coast Submarines
And To All Who Have And Continue To Serve
In Boats Of The Silent Service

1800h
SUBMARINE CENTENARY BANQUET
Wardroom CFB Esquimalt
Social 1800h ~ Gala Buffet 1900h
Commemorating the Commissioning of
HMC Submarines CC1 & CC2 into
the Royal Canadian Navy and
Beginning of a Canadian Submarine Service
Guest of Honour,
The Honourable Judith Guichon, OBC,
Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia


FRIDAY ~ August 8th

1330h
CFB ESQUIMALT NAVAL & MILITARY MUSEUM
Opening Of Redesigned Permanent Submarine Gallery
Canadian Submarine Centenary Temporary Exhibit
Presentation Of 1:72 Scale HMCS Rainbow SS75
100 Years Of Canadians In Submarines
Memorabilia & Artifacts

1800 - 2200h
FAREWELL SOCIAL & BARBEQUE
Gunroom CFB Esquimalt
Until We Gather For Rainbow’s 50th


 


Canadian Qualified ?

Your Centenary Committee
is  interested in hearing from You

Please e-mail ... saocwest@shaw.ca


 


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Submariners Association
of Canada


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April  2017