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HMCS CHIGNECTO 160

HMCS Chignecto 160

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Laid down: 22 October 1955

Launched: 17 November 1956

Commissioned: 1 August 1957

Paid off: 19 December 1998

Fate: Broken up after 1998 by Budget Steel of Victoria, B.C.

 

Built by G.T. Davie & Sons, Lauzon, she was commissioned on 1 August 1957, and with her sisters, formed part of the Training Group Pacific until paid off on 19 December 1998. Sold to Budget Steel of Victoria, she was scrapped shortly thereafter.  (Source: The Ships of Canada's Naval Forces 1910-2002 by Ken Macpherson & Ron Barrie)

 

Commanding Officers

LCdr R.C.K. Peers, RCN  -  01 Aug 57 - 10 Mar 58

LCdr C.G. Gillis, RCN  -  11 Mar 58 - 03 Nov 59

LCdr J.I. Manore, RCN  -  04 Nov 59 - 10 Sep 61

LCdr D.G. Wales, RCN  -  11 Sep 61 - 25 Jul 63

LCdr E.A. Makin, RCN  -  26 Jul 53 - Unknown

  

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

 

 

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