The Ship's Bells for
HMCS KOOTENAY 258
Two of the three known bells for HMCS KOOTENAY 258 are located at the CFB Esquimalt Naval and Military Museum
Below is a partial list of the names of of those christened on board HMCS Kootenay and whose names are engraved on one of the bells.
The third bell for HMCS KOOTENAY 258 is located at the Damage Control Division Halifax (on loan from the Naval Museum of Halifax). Each year during the anniversary of the Kootenay Explosion this bell is brought out and used at the ceremonies.
Photo of 3rd bell courtesy of Brian Lapierre
This page was last updated on 02 Jan 2022