HMCS DAERWOOD J357

 

Llewellyn Class Minesweeper

 


 

HMCS DAERWOOD J357

DND/ RCN photo Negative # E6044

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Launched: 31 Mar 1943

Commissioned: 22 Apr 1944

Paid off: 28 Nov 1945

Fate: Unknown

 

Built at Vancouver Shipyards Ltd., DAERWOOD was commissioned at Vancouver on 22 Apr 1944.  She served out of Esquimalt on Esquimalt and Prince Rupert Force. She was sold in 1947.

 


 

Photos and Documents          Ship's company photos

 


 

Commanding Officers

 

LCdr Edward S. McGowan, RCNVR - 22 Apr 1944 - 29 Oct 1944

Skpr/Lt J. Craig, RCNR - 30 Oct 1944 - 13 Nov 1944

LCdr Edward S. McGowan, RCNVR - 14 Nov 1944 - 14 Feb 1945

Skpr/Lt William E. Eccles, RCNR - 02 Apr 1945 - 09 Aug 1945

Lt T.A. Mulhern, RCNVR - 10 Aug 1945 - 28 Nov 1945

 


 

Former Crew Members

 

MacLeod, Kenneth Richard, Lt, RCNVR - 22 Apr 1944

 


 

Photos and Documents

 

Manitoba and HMCS DEERWOOD

The Winnipeg Evening Tribune 05 Oct 1943

 

Note: The ships name was HMCS DAERWOOD not DEERWOOD. The name DAERWOOD is the family name of Lord Selkirk, in which the city of Selkirk, MB is named.

 


 

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