HMCS Kenogami (K 125)
Corvette of the Flower class
|Navy||The Royal Canadian Navy|
|Built by||Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co. (Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada)|
|Ordered||1 Feb 1940|
|Laid down||20 Apr 1940|
|Launched||5 Sep 1940|
|Commissioned||29 Jun 1941|
|End service||9 Jul 1945|
Fo'c's'le extention at Liverpool (Nova Scotia, Canada) completed on 1 October 1944.
Decommissioned 9 July 1945.
Commands listed for HMCS Kenogami (K 125)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Reginald Jackson, RCNVR||8 May 1941||21 Nov 1942|
|2||T/Lt. James Leslie Percy, RCNVR||22 Nov 1942||23 Feb 1944|
|3||T/Lt. Ralph George McKenzie, RCNVR||24 Feb 1944||9 Jul 1945|
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Noteable events involving Kenogami include:
10 Sep 1941
HMCS Kenogami (Lt.Cdr. R. Jackson, RCNVR) picks up 34 survivors from the British merchant Sally Maersk that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-81 east-northeast of Cape Farewell in position 61°40'N, 40°30'W.
11 Sep 1941
HMCS Kenogami (Lt.Cdr. R. Jackson, RCNVR) and HMCS Moosejaw (T/Lt. L.D. Quick, RCN) together pick up 41 survivors from the British merchant Berury that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-207 east of Cape Farewell in position 62°40'N, 38°50'W.
30 Oct 1942
HMCS Kenogami (Lt.Cdr. R. Jackson, RCNVR) picks up 90 survivors from the British merchant Barrwhin that was torpedoed and sunk the previous day by German U-boat U-436 in the North Atlantic south of Iceland in position 55°02'N, 22°45'W.