Allied Warships

HMCS Magdalen (T 279)

MS Trawler of the Isles class

NavyThe Royal Canadian Navy
TypeMS Trawler
PennantT 279 
Built byMidland Shipyards Ltd. (Midland. Ontario, Canada) 
Ordered8 Aug 1941 
Laid down10 Oct 1941 
Launched3 Jul 1942 
Commissioned24 Aug 1942 
End service17 Jun 1945 

Decommissioned by the Royal Canadian Navy on 17 June 1945 and returned to the Royal Navy the same day.

Former nameHMS Magdalen

Commands listed for HMCS Magdalen (T 279)

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1F H Sisam, RNVRMar 19423 Oct 1944
2T/Lt. Maurice Langham, RNVR3 Oct 1944

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