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Border Cities (H.M.C.S.)

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Registry #1 CN J.344 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1943 Border Cities (H.M.C.S.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1943 Place Port Arthur Area ON Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 225' x 35.5' x 8.5'
Builder Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. Measurement (metric) 68.6m x 10.8m x 2.6m
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage Type 1 Minesweeper, Algerine-class
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # J.344 Masters
She was in service with the Royal Canadian Navy 1944-1946.
Fate Registry closed Date
Named Features
Significance of Name
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000)
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