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Canadian Drifter Photo Archive


Canadian Drifter:

  • Built by Canadian Vickers, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Completed 14 October 1918
  • Acquired by the U.S. Navy in 1918
  • Struck from the Navy Register 3 September 1919, returned to Canada
  • Sold in November 1920 to W. and T. MacDonald
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 175 t.
  • Length 95'
  • Beam 18' 6"
  • Draft 7' 6"
  • Speed 9 kts.
  • Complement 23
  • Armament: One 3-pounder
  • Propulsion: One single ended boiler, one 225hp vertical compound steam engine, one shaft.
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