Ship details:

Dunver (H.M.C.S.)

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Registry #1 CN K.03 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1943 Dunver (H.M.C.S.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1943 Place Quebec Area QC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 283' x 36.5' x 9'
Builder Morton Engineering & Dry Dock Co. Ltd. Measurement (metric) 86.26m x 11.13m x 2.74m
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 1445 Type 1 Frigate (1942/3 Programme)
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine 2-triple expansion steam engines Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Twin Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # K.03 Masters
 
Owner(s)
In 1943-1945 she served in the Royal Canadian Navy.
 
Fate Registry closed Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
In 1948 when she was sold to Wagner Stein & Greene to be stripped. The remaining hulk was then sent to Royston, British Columbia to be used as part of the breakwater.
 
References
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000); https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMCS_Dunver_(K03);
Last update
2012-12-18

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