Exeter and the North Saskatchewan

By: McGRANE, J.E. GRANT, K.E., foreword

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McGRANE, J.E., Rev. The Exeter and the North Saskatchewan. With a foreword by Lieut. Cmdr. K.E. Grant. Lac La Biche, Alberta : Exeter Sea Cadet Corps,June 1950. Pp 107. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Arora, The Saskatchewan B ibliography 2921, Cooke p.66, Peel 3: 7211. Peel 4211: " The story of a local branch of the Navy League of Canada and a voyage by youthful sailors down the North Saskatchewan." "This is the tale of the birth, growth and achievements of Canada's most northern Sea Cadet Corps.This lively story reachesits climax with the second Exeter's 450-mile cruise down the treacherous N orth Saskatchewan River, a voyage that had not been made since the roaring days that followed the Riel Rebellion." Contents : The Navy League of Canada; The R.C.N.V.R.; How It Started; The First Annual Inspection and Launching of the New Ship; The Second Year; A Trip to New York; 1948 - A Big Year; Excitement and Shipwreck; On to Saskatchewan; Camp Latona, British Columbia; 1950, and Victory. With a typed letter from the National Sea Cadet Committee to all Commanding Officers, Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps, recommending the book for all Sea Cadet Officers and Sea Cadets. Very good. 50.00

Title: Exeter and the North Saskatchewan

Author Name: McGRANE, J.E. GRANT, K.E., foreword

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Exeter Sea Cadet Corps, 1950,:

Seller ID: 21936

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL CANADA CADETS SASKATCHEWAN CANADIAN NAVY RCN HISTORY CADET RIVERS,