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Photographs and history of Canadian minesweepers, including Georgian, Red Deer and Medicine Hat. Message boards for ex-crew and relatives of crew of each ship.  

Ships Name Launch Date Fate

Bangor Class

Brockville - Broken Up 1961
Digby - Broken Up
Granby - Broken Up 1961
Lachine  - To Royal Canadian Mounted Police 1950
Melville - To Royal Canadian Mounted Police 1950
Noranda - To Royal Canadian Mounted Police 1950
Transcona - To Royal Canadian Mounted Police 1950
Trois Rivieres - To Royal Canadian Mounted Police 1950
Truro - To Royal Canadian Mounted Police 1950
Blairmore - To Turkey 1958
Chignecto - Broken Up 1957
Fort William - To Turkey 1957
Gananoque - Sold 1959
Georgian - Sold 1959
Goderich  - Sold 1959
Kenora - To Turkey 1957
Kentville - To Turkey 1957
Mahone - To Turkey 1958
Malpeque - Sold 1959
Medicine Hat - To Turkey 29th November 1957
Milltown - Sold 1959
Minas - Broken Up 1959
Nipigon - To Turkey 29th November 1957
Port Hope - Sold 1959
Red Deer  - Sold 1959
Sarnia - To Turkey 1958
Swift Current - To Turkey 1958
Westmount - To Turkey 1958

Algerine Class

Fort Francis - Survey Ship 1949
Kapuskasing - Survey Ship 1959
New Liskeard  - Survey Ship 1959
Oshawa - Survey Ship Portage 1958
Portage  - Broken Up 1960
Rockcliff - Broken Up 1960

HMCS Rockcliff, November 1944.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2676

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Saulte Ste Marie - Broken Up 1959
Wallaceburg - To Belgium 1959
Winnipeg - To Belgium 1959
Drummondville - Sold 1958
 
Sackville (Minelayer) - Converted for survey work post 1964

Gaspe (Bay) Class

MCB143 Gaspe 12th November 1951 To Turkey 1958
MCB144 Chaleur (i) 21st June 1952 To France 1954
MCB145 Fundy (ii) April 1953 To France 1954
MCB146 Comox 24th April 1952 To Turkey 1958
MCB147 Cowichan (i) 12th November 1951 To France 1954
MCB148 Ungava 20th May 1953 To Turkey 1958
MCB149 Quinte 8th August 1953 Sold 1966
MCB150 Miramichi (i) October 1952 To France 1954
MCB151 Fortune 14th April 1953 Sold 1966
MCB152 James Bay 12th March 1953 Sold 1966
MCB153 Thunder (i) 17th July 1952 To France 1954
MCB154 Resolute 20th June 1953 Sold 1966
MCB156 Chignecto (i) 21st June 1952 To France 1952
MCB157 Trinity 31st July 1953 To Turkey 1958
MCB159 Fundy (ii) 14th June 1956 -
MCB160 Chignecto (ii) 17th November1956 -
MCB161 Thunder (ii) 27th October 1956 -
MCB162 Cowichan (ii) 26th February 1957 -
MCB163 Miramichi (ii) 22nd February 1957 -
MCB164 Chaleur (ii) 11th may 1957 -