HMCS Shulamite, 26 Apr 1944

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


Built: 1930 

Commissioned:  07 Aug 1941

Paid off: 03 Aug 1945

Fate: Returned to her previous owners in 1945. Foundered on 19 Sep 1953


Built in Mahone Bay, NS, a one-time rum-runner and sister to Marvita, she was acquired by the RCN from the Newfoundland government to be used as an examination vessel.  Returned to her previous owners in Aug 1945, she was later sold and renamed Norsya in 1950.  She foundered off Matane, Que., on 19 Sep 1953.


Commanding Officers


Ch/Skpr John Sinclair, RCNR - 01 May 1941 - unk


Skpr Harold Allan Crew, RCNR - 09 Jan 1943 - unk


Ch/Skpr Harold Allan Crew, RCNR - 01 May 1944 - unk



     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten


Shave, Chesley N.







Former Crew Members


Brazil, James, Skpr, RCNR - Jan 1943


Crew, Harold Allan, Skpr, RCNR - 01 May 1941

Quinton, Edgar, Ch/Skpr, RCNR - 14 Mar 1945


Roberts, Marcus Henry, Lt, RCNVR - 04 Jun 1945