HMCS Petrolia (K 498)
Corvette of the Castle class
|Navy||The Royal Canadian Navy|
|Built by||Harland & Wolff Ltd. (Belfast, Northern Ireland)|
|Ordered||23 Jan 1943|
|Laid down||21 Jun 1943|
|Launched||24 Feb 1944|
|Commissioned||29 Jun 1944|
|End service||8 Mar 1946|
Decommissioned 8 March 1946.
|Former name||HMS Sherborne Castle|
Commands listed for HMCS Petrolia (K 498)
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|1||T/Lt. Peter Wildie Spragge, RCNVR||< Jun 1944||12 Sep 1945|
|2||T/Lt.Cdr. John James Hodgkinson, RCNR||12 Sep 1945||8 Mar 1946|
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Notable events involving Petrolia include:
- ADM 173/19420
- ADM 173/19411
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.
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