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Charlottetown (H.M.C.S.) (I)

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Registry #1 CN Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1941 Charlottetown (I) (H.M.C.S.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1941 Place Kingston Area ON Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 301.5' x 36.5' x 9'
Builder Kingston Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. Measurement (metric)
Hull Steel Displacement 1015
Gross Tonnage Type 1 Corvette, Flower Class (1940-41 Revised Building Programme)
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine 2750ihp 4-cylinder Triple expansion engine with 2 water-tube marine boilers. Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
Fate War casualty Date 1942-09-11
Named Features
Significance of Name
She was launched on 10/09/1941.She carried 230 tons of fuel and could reach 16 knots. Her endurance was 3450nm at 12 knots. She was torpedoed and sunk by U-517 near Cape Chat PQ on 11/09/1942.
Macpherson, Ken and Marc Milner (1993); Macpherson, Ken and John Burgess (1981); Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000)
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