Allied Warships

HMCS Longueuil (K 672)

Frigate of the River class

NavyThe Royal Canadian Navy
PennantK 672 
Built byCanadian Vickers Ltd. (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) 
OrderedOct 1941 
Laid down17 Jul 1943 
Launched30 Oct 1943 
Commissioned18 May 1944 
End service31 Dec 1945 

Decommissioned 31 December 1945.


Commands listed for HMCS Longueuil (K 672)

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1Lt.Cdr. Mervyn John Woods, RCNVR10 Apr 194431 Dec 1945

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Notable events involving Longueuil include:

19 Jul 1944
HMS L 27 (Lt. J.N. Elliott, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Bermuda with HMCS Longueuil (Lt.Cdr. M.J. Woods, RCNVR) and HMCS La Hulloise (Lt.Cdr. J. Brock, RCNVR). (1)

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Frigates of the Royal Canadian Navy 1943-1974

MacPherson, Ken


  1. ADM 199/1830

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.

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