HMCS Armentieres, wrecked with Salvage King

© Maritime Museum of British Columbia


This project is the product of the enthusiasm and contributions of many people and organizations working together, offering everything from suggestions and shared experiences to clippings and museum objects.

Project Partners

BC Maritime Museum
Greg Evans, Executive Director
Richard Mackenzie, Collections and Exhibits Coordinator
Rebecca Forrest, Collections Assistant
Research Volunteers, Maritime Museum of British Columbia Research library

Museum at Campbell River
Sandra Parrish, Collections/Exhibit Manager

Vancouver Maritime Museum
James Delgado, Director
Guy Mathias, Curator
Susan Buss, Librarian

Underwater Archaeological Society of British Columbia
Jacques Marc, President

Underwater archaeology images generously provided by:
C. Leuthy
Brian Lisborne
Jacques Marc
Niel McDaniel
Jennifer McKim
Mike Paris
David Stone

Zero One Design Inc.
Nicholas Tuele
David Alexander
Michael Chorko
Jonathan Lathigee
Jeff Werner
Angela Andersen – researcher/writer, image digitization
Dealla Fahlman – researcher/writer
Nelson Dewey, illustrations
Jean-Pierre Lussier, translations

Many thanks also go to Capital Iron, Captain Finn Andersen and Robbie Goodings.

The BC Maritime Museum gratefully acknowledges the financial investment by the Department of Canadian Heritage in the creation of this on-line presentation for the Virtual Museum of Canada.

Publisher: Government of Canada, Department of Canadian Heritage, Canadian Heritage Information Network

Creator: RCIP-CHIN

Date created: 2011-06-03 02:36:35

Date modified: 2011-06-09 10:25:17


Contributor(s): Maritime Museum of British Columbia, Campbell River Museum, Vancouver Maritime Museum, Underwater Archaeological Soceity of British Comlumbia

Age Range:  

Grade 8 (secondaire 2): 12,13 years

Grade 9 (secondaire 3): 13,14 years

Grade 10 (secondaire 4): 14,15 years

Grade 11 (secondaire 5): 15,16 years

Grade 12 (CEGEP): 16,17 years


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    • History and Civilizations
    • Canadian History

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