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Coast Guard Icebreaker, Ex Vidar Viking’s New Name revealed.

Coast Guard Icebreaker, Ex Vidar Viking’s New Name revealed.Noticeably absent from the announcement yesterday by Davie of the re-floating of the ex Vidar Viking was the ships new Coast Guard name.

I’m told this ship will be named the CCGS Molly Kool – the first woman In North America to hold a Master Mariner License. The ship will be Commissioned in St. John

Wikipedia has a brief biography of her life. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molly_Kool

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