HMCS Agassiz (K129)

Vessel Type
Naval » Corvette » Flower class
Ship Dates
Date built: April 29 1940
End date: 1945
Launched: August 15 1940
Owner or managing owner(s)
Royal Canadian Navy
Vessel Description

HMCS Agassiz was a Flower-class corvette of the Royal Canadian Navy. She served primarily in the Battle of the Atlantic as an ocean escort for convoys during the Second World War. She was named after the community of Agassiz, British Columbia.

Source: Wikipedia: HMCS Agassiz (K129)

Related Archival Items
graphic materials: HMCS Agassiz (LM2006.1000.2521)
technical drawings: H.M.C.S. Agassiz (model plan) (2007.5000.0490)