Gatineau, November 3, 2011 — Library and Archives Canada is pleased to announce the launch of a new online database, "Royal Canadian Navy Ledger Sheets".
Through this online database, researchers can access more than 16,700 references to individuals who served in the Royal Canadian Navy and the Naval Reserve between 1910 and 1918. It also includes some records for those who enlisted between 1919 and 1941.
The database is available at the following address:
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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