HMCS Sioux (R 64)
Destroyer of the V class
|Navy||The Royal Canadian Navy|
|Built by||J.S. White & Co. (Cowes, U.K.)|
|Ordered||1 Sep 1941|
|Laid down||31 Oct 1942|
|Launched||14 Sep 1943|
|Commissioned||21 Feb 1944|
|End service||30 Oct 1963|
Decommissioned 26 February 1946.
|Former name||HMS Vixen|
Commands listed for HMCS Sioux (R 64)
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|1||A/Lt.Cdr. Eric Eversley Garratt Boak, RCN||21 Feb 1944||29 Jun 1945|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Reginald Amand Webber, DSC, RCN||30 Jun 1945||8 Nov 1945|
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Notable events involving Sioux include:
26 Mar 1944
HMS Ursula (Lt. A.G. Davies, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Javelin (Lt.Cdr. P.B.N. Lewis, DSC, RN), HMS Wakeful (Lt.Cdr. G.D. Pound, DSC, RN) and HMCS Sioux (A/Lt.Cdr. E.E.G. Boak, RCN). (1)
- ADM 173/19314
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.