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St. Joseph (H.M.C.S.)

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Registry #1 CN J.359 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1944 St. Joseph (H.M.C.S.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1944 Place Nanaimo Area BC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 119.3. x 22' x 8.7'
Builder Newcastle Ship Building Co. Ltd. Measurement (metric)
Hull Displacement
Gross Tonnage 228 Type 1 Minesweeper, Llewellyn-class
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # J.359 Masters
 
Owner(s)
She was in Royal Canadian Navy service 1944-1945. She was paid off: 08-Nov-1945. She was sold out of service in 1947.
 
Fate Registry closed Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name She was named after the former municipality of Saint Joseph, Quebec which is now part of the city of Drummondville.
 
Anecdotes
She spent her wartime career on Esquimalt and Prince Rupert Force. At the end of the Second World War she was laid up in the ship boneyard at Bedwell Bay in Indian Arm BC.
 
References
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000);
Last update
2017-05-06

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