Museum marks 100th Naval anniversary

Photo: QCT Archives

2007 photo of Netherlands consul Willeke Pierik Blanchet, co-author of Blue Water Navy Bill Rawling, director of the Directorate of History and Heritage Serge Bernier and director of the Naval Museum of Quebec André Kirouac examine the French edition of the book Blue Water Navy while standing next to the model of the U-995.

"We want to show that for many year, the Saint Lawrence River was the door to invade Canada," said Andre Pirouac.

Pirouac is the director of the Naval Museum of Quebec on Rue Dalhousie. The museum, beginning June 1, will help the city celebrate the history of the Canadian Navy, which this year is marking its 100th anniversary.