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HMCS DUNDALK Z40

Then CNAV DUNDALK

HMCS Dundalk, 12 Apr 1950

Source: The Ships of Canada's Naval Forces 1910-1981 by Ken Macpherson and John Burgess

 

Built: 1943 

Commissioned: 13 Nov 1943

Paid off: 09 Apr 1946

Re-designated: as CNAV

Paid off: 13 Dec 1959

Fate: Unknown

 

Commissioned on 13 Nov 1943, at Walkerville, Ont., this small tanker was used to deliver fuel oil from Halifax refineries to bases on the east coast and in Newfoundland. Occasionally Dundalk served as a lighter.  She was paid off on 09 Apr 1946, and subsequently served as a CNAV until 13 Nov 1959. 

 

Commanding Officers

Skpr/Lt B.W. Allen, RCNR - 10 July 1943 - unk

Skpr/Lt J.S.G. Ascah, RCNR - 06 Oct 1943 - 09 July 1945

Skpr/Lt Boyd Wellington Allen, RCN(R) - 10 Jul 1945 - unk

  

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

 Former Crew Members

 Blackmore, Jacob, Skpr/Lt, RCNR - Jan 1945

Craigdallie, Thomas, Ch/Skpr, RCNR - 16 Apr 1945

 

Foote, William Gordon, Ch/Skpr, RCNR - 11 Jun 1945

Snow, Frederick William, Skpr/Lt, RCNR - 14 Apr1945

 

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