HMCS Galt (K 163)
Corvette of the Flower class
|Navy||The Royal Canadian Navy|
|Built by||Collingwood Shipyards Ltd. (Collingwood, Ontario, Canada)|
|Ordered||1 Feb 1940|
|Laid down||27 May 1940|
|Launched||28 Dec 1940|
|Commissioned||15 May 1941|
|End service||21 Jun 1945|
Fo'c's'le extention at the New York Navy Yard (New York, New York, U.S.A.) completed on 8 May 1944.
Decommissioned 21 june 1945.
Commands listed for HMCS Galt (K 163)
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|1||T/Lt. Alexander Donald Landles, RCNR||15 May 1941||10 Mar 1943|
|2||T/Lt. Archibald Miller Kirkpatrick, RCNVR||10 Mar 1943||30 Mar 1944|
|3||T/Lt. Edward Penniston Taylor, RCNVR||31 Mar 1944||24 Apr 1945|
|4||T/Lt. James Garfield Lorriman, RCNVR||25 Apr 1945||19 Jun 1945|
|5||T/Lt. Edward Penniston Taylor, RCNVR||20 Jun 1945||21 Jun 1945|
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Noteable events involving Galt include:
11 Mar 1942
HMCS Galt (T/Lt. A.D. Landles, RCNR) completed a refit at Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada.
4 Jan 1943
HMCS Galt (T/Lt. A.D. Landles, RCNR) commenced a refit at Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada).