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MARITIME CRAFT > ARMED BOARDING VESSEL
PREFERRED TERM
ARMED BOARDING VESSEL
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A requisitioned, adapted and (generally) armed merchant vessel used to enforce a naval blockade by boarding suspect vessels and inspecting them for contraband. In practice, this category covers a wide variety of vessel, and merges into the various categories of requisitioned craft that are noted as such.

ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • RCAHMS

IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/3/concepts/501828

DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13

URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/3/concepts/501828
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