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Eastview (H.M.C.S.)

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Registry #1 (nk) Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1944 Eastview (H.M.C.S.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1944 Place Montreal Area QC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 283' x 36.5' x 9'
Builder Canadian Vickers Ltd. Measurement (metric) 86.26m x 11.13m x 3.96m
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 1445 Type 1 Frigate (1942/3 Programme)
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # K.665 Masters
 
Owner(s)
In 1944-1945 she was owned by the Royal Canadian Navy.
 
Fate Registry closed Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name Named for Eastview ON (now named as Vanier ON).
 
Anecdotes
At the end of her life she was made part of the breakwater at Oyster Bay BC (Vancouver Island).
 
References
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000); https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMCS_Eastview_(K665);
Last update
2017-05-03

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