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HMCS Middlesex (J328)
Career (Canada)
Name: HMCS Middlesex
Builder: Port Arthur Shipbuilding Company Ltd.
Yard number: J328
Laid down: 29 September 1942
Launched: 27 May 1943
Commissioned: 6 August 1944
Decommissioned: 31 December 1946
Identification: Pennant number: J328
Honours and
awards:
Atlantic 1944-45
General characteristics
Class & type: Algerine-class minesweeper
Displacement: 990 tons
Length: 68.6 (225 ft)
Beam: 10.8 (35.5 ft)
Draught: 2.6 (8.5 ft)
Propulsion: 2 3-drum Yarrow style water tube all welded boilers, 2 1250 HP triple expansion engines.
Speed: 16 knots
Crew: 107
Armament: 1 × 4" HA single
4 × 20mm twin guns
1 × Hedgehog ASW mortar
Depth charges

HMCS Middlesex was an Algerine-class minesweeper that served in the Royal Canadian Navy during World War II.

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