For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

landing Craft Infantry - Large

LCI(L) 250

Soldiers boarding LCI(L) 250

Courtesy of Dave Shirlaw, RCN News Magazine 


Laid down: 14 Sep 1942

Launched: 18 Oct 1942

Transferred to RCN: 29 Jan 1944

Paid off: 31 Aug 1944

Fate: Unknown


LCI(L) 250 was built in the USA and transferred to the RN on completion. She was transferred to the RCN on 29 Jan 1944. Paid off on 31 Aug 1944, she was returned to the RN and then on 27 Mar 1945 she was returned to the USN.


Commanding Officers

Lt Hugh McColl Harrison, RCNVR (was CO on 06 Jun 1944 for D-Day Landings)


     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten


Former Crew Members

Jeffrey, Philip, L/Cox'n - Jun 1944 




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