HMCS Lunenburg (K 151)
Corvette of the Flower class
|Navy||The Royal Canadian Navy|
|Built by||George T. Davie & Sons Ltd. (Lauzon, Quebec, Canada)|
|Ordered||24 Jan 1940|
|Laid down||28 Sep 1940|
|Launched||10 Jul 1941|
|Commissioned||4 Dec 1941|
|End service||23 Jul 1945|
Fo'c's'le extention at Liverpool (U.K.) completed on 17 August 1943.
Decommissioned 23 July 1945.
Commands listed for HMCS Lunenburg (K 151)
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|1||T/Lt. William Edward Harrison, RCNVR||4 Dec 1941||13 Oct 1943|
|2||T/Lt. David Lloyd Miller, RCNVR||14 Oct 1943||19 Jul 1944|
|3||T/Lt. Douglas Haig Smith, RCNVR||20 Jul 1944||22 Dec 1944|
|4||T/Lt. Woodburn Stratford Thomson, RCNVR||23 Dec 1944||23 Jul 1945|
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Notable events involving Lunenburg include:
5 Feb 1944
HMS Vox (Lt. J.M. Michell, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Larne with HMCS Waskesiu (Lt.Cdr. J.P. Fraser, RCNR), HMCS Edmundston (T/A/Lt.Cdr. R.D. Barrett, RCNR), HMCS Lunenburg (T/Lt. D.L. Miller, RCNVR), ???? [unable to read the name in the log of HMS Vox], HMCS Prescott (A/Lt.Cdr. W. McIsaac, RCNVR), HMS Philante (Cdr. L.F. Durnford-Slater, RN) and ships from the 6th Escort Group. (2)
29 Feb 1944
HMS H 44 (Lt. P.N. Joyce, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Lough Foyle with HMS Campanula (T/Lt. I. Bull, RNVR), HMS Heather (T/Lt. W.L. Turner, RNR), HMCS Lunenburg (T/Lt. D.L. Miller, RCNVR), HMCS Prescott (A/Lt.Cdr. W. McIsaac, RCNVR), a href=/allies/warships/ship/807.html>HMCS Camrose (T/A/Lt.Cdr. L.R. Pavillard, RCNR) and HMCS Snowberry (T/Lt. J.A. Dunn, RCNVR). (3)
1 Mar 1944
HMS H 44 (Lt. P.N. Joyce, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Lough Foyle with HMCS Lunenburg (T/Lt. D.L. Miller, RCNVR), HMCS Edmundston (T/A/Lt.Cdr. R.D. Barrett, RCNR), HMS Bridgewater (Cdr.(Retd.) R.H. Mack, RN) and HMS Shiel (Lt. H.P. Crail, DSC, RNR). (4)
- ADM 173/17813
- ADM 173/19443
- ADM 173/18513
- ADM 173/18514
- ADM 173/18493
- ADM 173/20174
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.