HMCS Saguenay (2nd)
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HMCS SAGUENAY (2nd)


Type: Destroyer Escort
Class: St. Laurent
Displacement: 2,263 tonnes
Length: 366 ft.
Width: 42 ft.
Draught: 13.2 ft.
Top Speed: 28
# Officers: 12
# Crew: 237
Weapons: 4 - 3" (2 X II), 2 - 40MM, 2 Limbo, Homing Torpedoes. After refit to DDH: 2 - 3" (1 x II), 1 Limbo, Homing Torpedoes, Helicopter
Pendant (Hull Number): 206
Builder: Halifax Shipyards Ltd., Halifax, NS
Laid Down: 4-Apr-51
Launched: 30-Jul-53
Commissioned: 15-Dec-56
Paid Off: 26-Jun-90
Remarks: Two major refit/reconfigurations. Re-commissioned as DDH 14 May 65. DELEX refit comnpleted 1979. After paying off was sunk as an artificial reef off Lunenburg, NS.




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