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Canadian corvette HMCS Sackville pictured while on convoy escort station… Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Navy, Navy Day, Naval History, Floating In Water, Navy Ships, Submarines, Aircraft Carrier, Model Ships

Canadian corvette HMCS Sackville pictured while on convoy escort station. Corvettes were light ships which were battered in heavy seas giving their crews a near lethal beating. One of the most common injury aboard such light vessels was injury because of falls and collisions with stationary objects during heavy seas.

HMCS Esquimalt, Canadian Minesweeper sunk in April 1945 by a German U-Boat, with only 27 of its 71 crew members surviving. Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army, Royal Navy, Hms Hood, German Submarines, Armada, Navy Ships, Battleship, Armed Forces

HMCS Esquimalt, Canadian Minesweeper sunk in April 1945 by a German U-Boat, with only 27 of its 71 crew members surviving. [2053x1630]

Post with 897 views. HMCS Esquimalt, Canadian Minesweeper sunk in April 1945 by a German U-Boat, with only 27 of its 71 crew members surviving. [2053x1630]

HMCS Magnificent (CVL was a Majestic-class light aircraft carrier that served the Royal Canadian Navy from Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Navy, Navy Day, Us Navy, Navy Carriers, Navy Aircraft Carrier, Navy Ships, Submarines, Battleship

Canadian Navy, HMS MAGNIFICENT. Displacement 15,700 tonnes. Armed with 3x3" (2 barrelled) guns plus 18x40mm bofor.

HMCS Sudbury was a Flower-class corvette that served the Royal Canadian… Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Navy, Cabin Cruiser, Naval History, Navy Ships, Submarines, Aircraft Carrier, Water Crafts, Battleship

Canadian Forces - HMCS Sudbury

HMCS Sudbury (K162) was a Flower-class corvette that served the Royal Canadian Navy during the Second World War. She served primarily in the Battle of the Atlantic, as a convoy escort. Commissioned in May 1941, was named after the city of Sudbury, Ontario. Was decommissioned in Canada in August 1945.

Thursday 31 July 1941 A Finnish gunner inside the dorsal turret of a Bristol Blenheim bomber, July 1941 (SA-Kuva). Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Navy, Tin Can Sailors, Bristol Blenheim, Dazzle Camouflage, Navy Day, Naval History, Canadian History, Navy Ships

Royal Canadian Navy - HMCS BATTLEFORD (K 165) Was a (205') Flower Class Corvette – Commissioned: 31 July 1941 – Compliment: 85 Officers and Enlisted Men – Armament: 1 x 4 Inch (102mm) Mk.IX Gun (Single Mount) 2 x .50 cal Machine Guns (Twin Mount) 2 x .303 cal Lewis Machine Guns (Twin Mount) 2 x Mk.II Depth Charge Throwers and 2 x Depth Charge Rails with 40 Depth Charges – Sensors: 1 x SW1C or 2C Radar, 1 x Type 123A or 1127DV Sonar - Decommissioned: 18 July 1945 and Sold to Venezuela

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum's Avenger is to be restored in the colours of Royal Canadian Navy Avenger This photo was taken on September 1953 when the aircraft was based at RCAF Scoudouc. Us Navy Aircraft, Navy Aircraft Carrier, Royal Canadian Navy, Naval Aviator, Heritage Museum, Armed Forces, Air Force, Fighter Jets, Avengers

Aircraft Details - Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum's Avenger is to be restored in the colours of Royal Canadian Navy Avenger #86180 (NAVY-324). This photo was taken on September 6, 1953 when the aircraft was based at RCAF Scoudouc. Photo: DND

The McDonnell Banshee was the only carrier-based air defence jet fighter used by the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) from 1955 to 1962 Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army, Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Fighter Pilot, Fighter Jets, Fixed Wing Aircraft, Airplane Fighter, Aviation Art

Found at last: Florida repatriates recovered parachute of Canadian fighter pilot 'lost at sea' in 1958

Lt. Barry Troy vanished in fog while attempting to land on a Canadian aircraft carrier off the coast of Florida