Allied Warships

HMS Canadian Prince (FY 166)

ASW Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 166 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched13 Feb 1937 
End service 

Completed in March 1937.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 455 tons.
Armament: 1 4" gun.

Sold to the French Navy on 28 November 1939 and renamed Bonoise.


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Notable events involving Canadian Prince include:

24 Oct 1939
HMS Oberon (Lt.Cdr. H.C. Cumberbatch, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Portland with HMS Mildenhall and HMS Canadian Prince. (1)


  1. ADM 173/15803

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.

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