Submarine Commemorative
held in Victoria, British Columbia

Friday April 29th
to Sunday May 1st
2011

Submariners were invited to join our 2011 Grilse 50th
commemorating the re-birth of the Canadian Submarine Force
with the May 1961 commissioning of HMCS GRILSE SS71.


Guest of Honour was Commodore Peter Ellis
Commander Canadian Fleet Pacific, along with our distinguished
guest list of Grilse commissioning / decommissioning crew
and 151 national & international attendees.

 

Program


FRIDAY ~ HOTEL GRAND PACIFIC

1300 ~ 1800 hrs

Event Sign-in & Information Desk

Meet n' Greet ~ Displays & Memorabilia


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SATURDAY

Maritime Museum of BC
8th Annual Massive Marine & Outdoor Garage Sale

St. Paul's Naval and Garrison Church
Naval Memorial Window

HMC Dockyard Tour  ~  HMCS Victoria SSK876

Maritime Museum of BC
Grilse Artifacts & Memorabilia
Oldest Operating Bird Cage Elevator in North America


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SATURDAY EVENING  ~  HOTEL GRAND PACIFIC

Commemorative Banquet

Repatriation Grilse Ships Bell

Guest of Honour ~ Commodore Peter Ellis
Commander Canadian Fleet Pacific


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SUNDAY

Breakfast  ~ Hotel Grand Pacific

Battle of Atlantic Parade

Homecoming Statue  ~  'The Veteran Sailor'

Chief & Petty Officers' Mess  ~  CFB Esquimalt

 

 

HMCS GRILSE SS71
Canadian Submarine Force Pacific
1961 ~ 1969




   Attendee List  ~  click here

Grilse 50th Images Page   ~  Click Here 

 

Submariners Association
of Canada


www.saocwest.ca


April  2017