The Canadian Navy came into existence on May 4, 1910, when the Naval Service Act became law.  Permission to add the prefix “Royal” was granted by King George V in 1911.  In 1968, the Canadian Navy was merged with Canada’s army and air force to form the Canadian Armed Forces, later the Canadian Forces; The maritime component was named Maritime Command replacing the title Royal Canadian Navy.

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Resources for Battle of Atlantic Sunday

Commemoration of Battle of Atlantic Sunday

Commémoration de la bataille de l’Atlantique

Battle of Atlantic Sunday Bulletin Insert

The Naval Prayer