HMS Wallflower, a typical Flower Class Corvette. These vessels were the mainstay of Allied convoys. 267 were built during the war serving as anti-submarine convoy escorts mainly in the Royal and Royal Canadian Navies.
HMNZS Arbutus was a modified Flower-class corvette of the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN). Built for the Royal Navy as HMS Arbutus, the corvette was transferred to the RNZN on completion in 1944, and operated during the final years of World War II. In April 1947, Arbutus was one of the units involved in a mutiny over poor pay and working conditions. She was decommissioned in 1948 and broken for scrap in 1951.