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HMCS JAMES BAY 152

HMCS James Bay 152

Source: City of Vancouver Virtual Archives.  Photographer: Walter E. Frost

 

Laid down: 16 Aug 1951

Launched: 12 Mar 1953

Commissioned: 03 May 1954

Paid off: 28 Feb 1964

Fate: Unknown

 

Built by Yarrows Ltd., Esquimalt, she was commissioned on 03 May 1954, and paid off on 28 Feb 1964. She was later sold for use in offshore oil exploration.

 

Commanding Officers

LCdr George Raymond Smith, RCN - 03 May 1954 - 04 Oct 1955

LCdr John Jeffrey Coates, RCN - 05 Oct 1955 - 22 Jul 1958

Lt Ian Christian Schram Inglis, DSC, RCN - 23 Jul 1958 - 06 Sep 1960

Lt R.A. Orton, RCN - 07 Sep 1960 - 03 Jul 1962

LCdr John Edward Hobbs, CD, RCN - 04 Jul 1962 - 28 Feb 1964

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

C-D

Carver, Robert James

1935-2015

Coates, John Jeffrey

1919-2010

 

 

 

E-F

Fisher, Eric

1936-2017

 

 

 

 

G-H

Gurr, David

____-____

Guttormsson, Kristjan Vigfus

1929-2010

Hobbs, John Edward

1925-2016

5th Commanding Officer

 

 

I-J

Johnson, Kenneth E.

1931-2017

       

S-T

Seibel, Arthur J.

1925-2016

 

 

 

 

 

Former Crew Members

Hutton, Robert (Bob), Sig

 

 

 

Links

HMCS James Bay - by David Gurr

 

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