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Picture of front and back of challenge coin.  It displays a ship on the front with a blue border, and 6 golden crests on the back, also surrounded by a blue border
Front of coin in antique silver showing large 3D image of ship, with technical details and a blue translucent paint border.
Crests of 6 Woodpecker fleet coins in 3D with antique silver plating and shiny gold paint for the crests.

Bay Class Minesweeper Coin

Landsharkz

Regular price $15.99 Sale

The Bay Class Minesweepers were a class of minesweepers operated by the Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Forces during the Cold War. The class derives its name from bays in Canada and was designed by the RCN as a replacement for the Second World War-era minesweepers. 

This challenge coin represents the six vessels that remained in service until the late 1990’s - HMCS Fundy, HMCS Chignecto, HMCS Thunder, HMCS Cowichan, HMCS Miramichi and HMCS Chaleur. 

This coin is plated with antique silver and polished gold. It is 45mm in diameter.