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R for the RCN
...growing to be an imposing fleet.
- What was the state of the Canadian navy at the start of WWII?
- What was the status at the end?
- What was the most important Canadian contribution to the Battle of the Atlantic?
- Who was the Canadian Navy Commander in Chief?
- Where was the Canadian Naval HQ?
Choose one topic:
- Research and prepare a Time Line to show the evolution of the Canadian navy from September 1939 to September 1945.
- Research and profile Rear Admiral L. W. Murray, RCN or Admiral Percy Nelles RCN.
- Research and report on the state of the RCN manpower upon the outbreak of World War II.
- Research and report on the time necessary to build, test and train a crew for service.
- Research and prepare a report on the Canadian Navy manpower at the war's end.
- Invite a member of the Canadian Navy to speak about the Navy today.
For research resources, see the resources page.