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Givenchy (H.M.C.S.)

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Registry #1 141343 Registry #2 CN Registry #3
Name 1 1918 Givenchy (H.M.C.S.) Name 5
Name 2 1919c Givenchy (C.G.S.) Name 6
Name 3 1940 Givenchy (H.M.C.S.) Name 7
Name 4 1949c Givenchy Name 8
Year Built 1918 Place Montreal Area QC Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 130' x 25' x 13'
Builder Canadian Vickers Ltd. Measurement (metric)
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 357 Type 1 Trawler, Battle-class
Registered Tonnage 136 Type 2
Engine 61hp engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
In 1918 she was commissioned as H.M.C.S. Givenchy. In 1919 - 1938 she was owned by the Minister of Marine & Fisheres, Ottawa On and served as C.G.S. Givenchy as a Fisheries Protection Service vessel. She was re-commissioned as a tender to the Royal Canadian Navy Fishermen's Reserve 1940-1943.
Fate Registry closed Date 1952-09-22
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Significance of Name
She struck a rock near Prince Rupert BC on 22/06/1938 was was freed shortly afterwards. She is said to have been broken up in the USA in 1953.
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000); Dalzell, Kathleen E. (1973)
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