HMCS Wasaga (J 162)
Minesweeper of the Bangor class
|Navy||The Royal Canadian Navy|
|Mod||VTE reciprocating engined|
|Built by||Burrard Dry Dock Co. Ltd. (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada)|
|Ordered||23 Feb 1940|
|Laid down||3 Sep 1940|
|Launched||23 Jan 1941|
|Commissioned||30 Jun 1941|
|End service||6 Oct 1945|
Yard number 124.
Decommissioned 6 October 1945.
Commands listed for HMCS Wasaga (J 162)
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|1||T/Lt.Cdr. Walter Redford, RCNR||30 Jun 1941||9 Mar 1942|
|2||T/Lt. John Buxton Raine, RCNR||10 Mar 1942||13 Mar 1943|
|3||T/Lt. James Alexander Dunn, RCNVR||14 May 1943||17 Jun 1943|
|4||T/Lt. John Buxton Raine, RCNR||18 Jun 1943||21 Dec 1943|
|5||J J H Green, RCNVR||22 Dec 1943||6 Oct 1945|
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4 Feb 1945
HMCS Wasaga (T/Lt. J.J.H. Green, RCNR) ended a refit.