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Canadian corvette HCMS Timmins in rough seas during patrol in the North Atlantic, 1941.

Flower-class corvette HMCS Timmins of the Royal Canadian Navy in rough seas during a patrol in 1943 ×

HMCS Sackville (Flower class corvette)

Ian Urquhart served as EO in 'Sackville', the Last Corvette, for 22 years.

HMCS Sackville, the sole surviving flower-class (or any) corvette, WW II.  Now dockside in Halifax, NS

HMCS Sackville, the sole surviving flower-class (or any) corvette, WW II. Now dockside in Halifax, NS

HMCS BRANTFORD showing a significant buildup of ice. (Source Veteran Affairs Canada ) February 1944, Life for the 60 or so crew was very difficult, especially so when plying the Atlantic in winter, Ice become so thick it often threatened to capsize the ships

HMCS BRANTFORD showing a significant buildup of ice. (Source Veteran Affairs Canada ) February Life for the 60 or so crew was very difficult, especially so when plying the Atlantic in winter, Ice become so thick it often threatened to capsize the ships

HMCS Rosthern - The cargo ship INGRIA was torpedoed and damaged in the Atlantic Ocean (45°12′N 39°17′W) by U-600 ( Kriegsmarine). She was abandoned by her 37 crew and was then scuttled by U-628 ( Kriegsmarine). The crew were rescued by HMCS Rosthern

WWII HMCS Rosthern a Flower-class corvette that served in the Royal Canadian Navy ca. She survived the war and North Atlantic convoy escort duty.

HMS Vervain (K190) - The Flower-class corvette was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean 25 nautical miles (46 km) south east of Dungarvan, County Waterford, Ireland (51°47′N 7°06′W by U-1276 ( Kriegsmarine) with the loss of 60 of her 94 crew

HMS Vervain - The Flower-class corvette was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean 25 nautical miles km) south east of Dungarvan, County Waterford, Ireland by ( Kriegsmarine) with the loss of 60 of her 94 crew

HMS ALISMA, BRITISH FLOWER CLASS CORVETTE. 22 APRIL 1942, LIVERPOOL.

HMS ALISMA, BRITISH FLOWER CLASS CORVETTE. 22 APRIL 1942, LIVERPOOL.

HMS ALISMA, BRITISH FLOWER CLASS CORVETTE. 22 APRIL 1942, LIVERPOOL.

HMS ALISMA, BRITISH FLOWER CLASS CORVETTE. 22 APRIL 1942, LIVERPOOL.

The Revell 1/144 Flower Class Corvette Early Model Kit from the plastic ship model kits range accurately recreates a real life WWII era warship.

Revell 1/144 Flower Class Corvette HMCS Snowberry Model Kit

The Revell Flower Class Corvette Early Model Kit from the plastic ship model kits range accurately recreates a real life WWII era warship.

HMCS Woodstock. HMCS Woodstock was a Royal Canadian Navy revised Flower-class corvette that took part in convoy escort duties during the Second World War. She fought primarily in the Battle of the Atlantic.

HMCS Woodstock was a Royal Canadian Navy revised Flower-class corvette that took part in convoy escort duties during the Second World War. She fought primarily in the Battle of the Atlantic.

HMCS Summerside K141

A view of HMCS Summerside. HX 212 suffered the heaviest loss of any HX convoy in…