Canadian “Snowberry” Corvette Moored in Port

Snowberry Corvette

Canadian “Snowberry” corvette (HMCS Snowberry) moored in a seaport.

“Snowberry” corvette – Board number K166, class – Flower.
“Snowberry” corvette was built in the UK.
“Snowberry” corvette construction began on February 24, 1940, launched on August 08, 1940, and was accepted into the Canadian Navy on November 26, 1940.

The “Snowberry” corvette was used in the Atlantic to escort Allied naval convoys and as part of a group of submarine-hunting ships. Participated in the sinking of the German U-536 submarine from the Nazi Kriegsmarine.

Withdrew from the Canadian Navy on June 08, 1945 and returned to Britain.

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