For Posterity's Sake
A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project
HMCS LAKEWOOD Z63 (1944)
Then CNAV LAKEWOOD (1946)
Built by Falcon Marine Industries, Victoria, BC, she was assigned to Esquimalt on 25 Apr 1944 as an A/S target towing vessel. On 30 Jun 1945, Lakewood was transferred to Prince Rubert, BC, as an A/S towing vessel. Paid off in 1966, she was sold and renamed Lakewood and later Discovery Princess in 2001. In 1966-2001 she was owned by Oak Bay Marina Ltd., Victoria BC. In 2003-2004 she was owned by Donald G. Boudreau, Whaletown BC. In 2012-2014 she was owned by Michael A. Gauley, Richmond BC.