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The Ship's Bell for

HMS / HMCS UGANDA

     

The bell for HMCS UGANDA is located at the St. Brendanís Chapel, CFB Halifax, NS.

 

 The bell is in use as a baptismal font.  The photo of the bell was inverted for photos 2 and 3.

 

Note that one side of the bell has HMS UGANDA 1942 and the other HMCS UGANDA 1944

 

     

 

Names engraved on UGANDA's bell

 

Francis Mary Boulton Pullen - 29 Oct 1944
Helen Magadelen Barbarie - 29 Oct 1944
Sheelagh Margaret Monckton - 21 Oct 1945
John Igor Littler - 24 Oct 1945
Lionel Brian James - 11 Nov 1945
Deirdre Annis Mark - 13 Jan 1946
Norma Joan Morton - 02 Jun 1946
Leslie Stanford Hodgkins - 18 Aug 1946
Frederick Barry Frewer - 19 Aug 1946

James Robert Renfrew - 27 Jan 1946
Robert Roderick Pollock - 02 Feb 1947
Ann Sandra Taylor - 06 Jul 1947
George Bryan Tapley - 06 Jul 1947
John Frederick Horsey - 09 Jun 1947
Caroline Ann Way - 20 Jul 1947

 

Photos and transcription of names engraved on the bell courtesy of Brian Lapierre

 

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This page was last updated on 18 Sep 2019