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Lasalle (H.M.C.S.)

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Registry #1 CN K.519 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1944 Lasalle (H.M.C.S.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1944 Place Lauzon Area QC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 283' x 36.5' x 9'
Builder Davie Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Lauzon PQ Measurement (metric) 86.26m x 11.13m x 2.74m
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage Type 1 Frigate, (River-class)
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine 5500ihp reciprocating vertical triple expansion engines Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Twin Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # K.519 Masters
 
Owner(s)
In 1944-1945 she was in Royal Canadian Navy service. In 1947 she was sold to Capital Iron & Metals Ltd., Victoria BC.
 
Fate Registry closed Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name Named for Lasalle QC.
 
Anecdotes
At the end of the Second World War she was laid up in the ship boneyard at Bedwell Bay in Indian Arm BC. In 1948 she was sold, hull stripped and sunk as breakwater in in Kelsey Bay, BC.
 
References
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000); https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMCS_Lasalle_(K519);
Last update
2017-05-07

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