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HMCS CHALEUR 144

Then FS LA DIEPPOISE (1954)

HMCS Chaleur 144

 

Laid down: 08 Jun 1951

Launched: 21 Jun 1952

Commissioned: 18 Jun 1954

Paid off: 30 Sep 1954

Transferred to French Navy: 09 Oct 1954

Re-commissioned: 09 Oct 1954

Paid off: 1985

Fate: Sunk as a diving wreck 12 Jan 1988

 

Built by the Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co., she was commissioned on 18 Jun 1954 as HMCS Chaleur 144, and paid off on 30 Sep 1954. She was transferred on 09 Oct 1954, to the French Navy, which re-named her La Dieppoise.

 

Commanding Officers

Lt Michael Arthur Martin, RCN - 18 Jun 1954 - 30 Sep 1954

  

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

 

Photos and Documents

 

 

Links

 

La Dieppoise Patrouilleur P655 -New Caledonia Diving

La Dieppoise - Perso Numbericable website

 

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