Allied Warships

HMCS Capilano (K 409)

Frigate of the River class

NavyThe Royal Canadian Navy
PennantK 409 
Built byYarrows Ltd. (Esquimalt, British Columbia, Canada). 
Ordered1 Feb 1943 
Laid down18 Nov 1943 
Launched8 Apr 1944 
Commissioned25 Aug 1944 
End service24 Nov 1945 

Decommissioned 24 November 1945.


Commands listed for HMCS Capilano (K 409)

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1T/A/Lt.Cdr. Herbert Evans McArthur, RCNVR15 Jul 194424 Nov 1945
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. Charles Bismarck Hermann, RCNVR13 Aug 194526 Aug 1945

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Media links

Frigates of the Royal Canadian Navy 1943-1974

MacPherson, Ken

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