Allied Warships

HMCS Brockville (J 270)

Minesweeper of the Bangor class

NavyThe Royal Canadian Navy
PennantJ 270 
ModDiesel engined 
Built byMarine Industries Ltd. (Sorel, Quebec, Canada) 
Laid down9 Dec 1940 
Launched20 Jun 1941 
Commissioned19 Sep 1942 
End service 1958 

Decommissioned 28 August 1945.
Served with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police as Macleod from 1945.
Recommissioned in the Royal Canadian Navy in 1951 with penant number 178.
Decommissioned in 1958.


Commands listed for HMCS Brockville (J 270)

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1T/Lt. Charles Petersen, RCNR15 Jun 194213 Mar 1943
2Lt. Richard Cassels Chenoweth, RCNVR14 Mar 194317 Jul 1943
3T/Lt. Charles Petersen, RCNR18 Jul 194323 Jul 1943
4Lt. Breen Philip Young, RCNR24 Jul 194317 Sep 1943
5T/Lt. Frank Kinnear Ellis, RCNVR18 Sep 19432 Aug 1944
6T/Lt. Malcolm George McCarthy, RCNVR3 Aug 194417 Dec 1944
7T/Lt. John Richard Bell, RCNVR18 Dec 19447 Feb 1945
8T/Lt. John Oscar Laybourne Lake, RCNR8 Feb 194529 Jul 1945
9T/Lt. Edward Ernest MacInnis, RCNR30 Jul 194528 Aug 1945

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