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HMCS ST JOSEPH J359

HMCS St. Joseph J359

 

Launched: 14 Sep 1943

Commissioned: 24 May 1944

Paid off: 18 Jun 1945

Fate: Sold in 1947. Final disposition unknown

 

Built at Newcastle Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Nanaimo, B.C., she was commissioned at Nanaimo on May 24, 1944. She spent her wartime career on Esquimalt and Prince Rupert Force, being paid off on 18 Jun 1945. She was sold in 1947.

 

Commanding Officers

Lt Alexander Bergen Plummer, RCNVR - 24 May 1944 - 23 Apr 1945

Skpr/Lt John Craig, RCNR - 24 Apr 1945 - 18 Jun 1945

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

Former Crew Members

Pearo, Lester Peter, Ch/Skpr, RCNVR - 15 May 1944 (Stand by) / 24 May 1944

 

 

 

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