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HMCS SUDERÖY V - Z04 / J04

HMCS Suderoy V

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

 

Built: 1930

Acquired by RCN: 1940

Commissioned: 02 Jun 1941

Paid off: 07 Aug 1945

Fate: Final disposition unknown

 

Chartered in 1940 and commissioned on 02 Jun 1941, Suderoy V joined St. John's Local Defence Force. From Jun 1942 until she was paid off on 07 Aug 1945, she was a member of Sydney Force. After the war she resumed her occupation as a whale-catcher.

 

Commanding Officers

Lt Ralph Meredith Meredith, RCNR - 02 Jun 1941 - 11 Jun 1942

Lt Murray William Knowles, RCNVR - 12 Jun 1942 - 02 Nov 1943

Lt D.E. Francis, RCNVR - 03 Nov 1943 - 07 Aug 1945

  

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

C-D

Cameron, William

1924-2003

Served in Suderoy V 09 Mar 1943 - 07 Jun 1943 as an OS/AB, RCNVR

 

 

 

 

K-L

Knowles, Murray William

1916-2014

 

 

 

 

M-N

Nordlund, Hough Arnold

1922-2016

 

 

 

 

 

Former Crew Members

Beatty, Robert Lawler, Slt, RCNVR - 02 Jun 1941

 

Glover, George Randal, Slt, RCNVR - 28 Jun 1943

 

Hamilton, Hugh, Slt, RCNVR - 15 May 1943

McAllister, Eric G., Lt

 

Montague, Robert Michael, Slt, RCNVR - 30 Jun 1942

Sylvestor, Roy Howard, Slt, RNVR - 02 Jun 1941

 

Woodruff, Donald Mac Beth, Slt, RCNVR - Jan 1945

 

Photos and Documents

 

Links

Ship's company photos for HMCS Suderoy V

 

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