HMCS Restigouche (2nd)
Music: Heart of Oak



HMCS RESTIGOUCHE (2nd)


Type: Destroyer Escort
Class: Restigouche
Displacement: 2,366 / 2,390 (post refit) tonnes
Length: 366 / 372 (post refit) ft.
Width: 42 ft.
Draught: 13.5 / 14.1 (post refit) ft.
Top Speed: 28
# Officers: 12
# Crew: 237
Weapons: 4 - 3" (2 x II), 2 Limbo, Homing Torpedoes. After IRE refit: 2-3" (1 x II), 1 Limbo, 1 ASROC, Homing Torpedoes.
Pendant (Hull Number): 257
Builder: Canadian Vickers Ltd., Montreal. Que.
Laid Down: 15-Jul-53
Launched: 22-Nov-54
Commissioned: 7-Jun-58
Paid Off: 31-Aug-94
Remarks: Modified as Improved Restigouche Class 1970-1972. DELEX refit in 1986. Ron' says "Your heart stays with your last ship."


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