View of the Canadian “Camrose” corvette from another ship

Camrose corvette

Canadian Camrose Corvette (HMCS Camrose) in the sea.

“Camrose” corvette – Board number K154, class – Flower.
The Camrose Corvette was being built in Canada. Construction commenced on September 17, 1940, launched on November 16, 1940, accepted into the Canadian navy on June 31, 1941

The Camrouse Corvette was used in the North Atlantic to accompany Allied naval convoys between Halifax and the Western approaches. January 8, 1944 Corvette participated in the sinking of the German U-757 submarine.

The Camrouse Corvette was withdrawn from the Canadian Navy in the summer of 1945.



Location: Atlantic
Date of photo: November 1943

In : 1943

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