HMCS Poundmaker (K 675)
Frigate of the River class
|Navy||The Royal Canadian Navy|
|Built by||Canadian Vickers Ltd. (Montreal, Quebec, Canada)|
|Ordered||1 Feb 1943|
|Laid down||29 Jan 1944|
|Launched||21 Apr 1944|
|Commissioned||17 Sep 1944|
|End service||25 Nov 1945|
Decommissioned 25 November 1945.
Commands listed for HMCS Poundmaker (K 675)
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|1||T/Lt.Cdr. Herries Stirling Maxwell, RCNVR||6 Aug 1944||14 Apr 1945|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. John Trumbull Band, RCNVR||15 Apr 1945||20 Apr 1945|
|3||Lt.Cdr. William Purvis Moffat, RCNVR||21 Apr 1945||25 Nov 1945|
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Notable events involving Poundmaker include:
2 Dec 1944
HMS Upright (Lt. J.A.L. Wilkinson, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Bermuda with HMCS Poundmaker (T/Lt.Cdr. H.S. Maxwell, RCNVR) and HMCS Cap de la Madeleine (T/Lt.Cdr. R.A. Judges, RCNVR). (1)
- ADM 173/19287
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.
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