Allied Warships

HMCS Sorel (K 153)

Corvette of the Flower class

NavyThe Royal Canadian Navy
PennantK 153 
Built byMarine Industries Ltd. (Sorel, Quebec, Canada) 
Ordered22 Jan 1940 
Laid down24 Aug 1940 
Launched16 Nov 1940 
Commissioned19 Aug 1941 
End service22 Jun 1945 

Fo'c's'le extention at Dartmouth (Nova Scotia, Canada) completed on 31 March 1944.

Decommissioned 22 June 1945.
Sold on 16 November 1945.


Commands listed for HMCS Sorel (K 153)

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1T/Lt. John Wesley Dowling, RCNR19 Aug 194123 Dec 1941
2T/Lt. Donald MacDonald Cameron, RCNR23 Dec 19418 Jun 1942
3T/Lt. Matthew Howard Wallace, RCNR8 Jun 194214 Jan 1943
4Lt. Patrick David Budge, RCN15 Jan 19433 Feb 1943
5T/Lt. George Alexander Victor Thomson, RCNVR4 Feb 194319 Feb 1943
6T/Lt.Cdr. Robert Aubern Stuart MacNeil, RCNR20 Feb 194323 Nov 1943
7T/Lt. William Percy Wickett, RCNVR24 Nov 194313 Mar 1944
8T/Lt. Joseph Ange Maurice Levesque, RCNR14 Mar 194424 Jan 1945
9Lt. Charles William King, RCNVR25 Jan 194522 Jun 1945

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Corvettes of the Royal Canadian Navy, 1939-1945

MacPherson, Ken and Milner, Marc

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