HMCS Middlesex (J328)

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History
Canada
Name: Middlesex
Builder: Port Arthur Shipbuilding Company Ltd.
Laid down: 29 September 1942
Launched: 27 May 1943
Commissioned: 6 August 1944
Struck: 12 December 1946
Identification: Pennant number: J328
Honours and
awards:
Atlantic 1944–45
Fate: Ran aground 2 December 1946
General characteristics
Class and type: Algerine-class minesweeper
Displacement:
  • 1,030 long tons (1,047 t) (standard)
  • 1,325 long tons (1,346 t) (deep)
Length: 225 ft (69 m) o/a
Beam: 35 ft 6 in (10.82 m)
Draught: 12.25 ft 6 in (3.89 m)
Installed power:
Propulsion:
Speed: 16.5 knots (30.6 km/h; 19.0 mph)
Range: 5,000 nmi (9,300 km; 5,800 mi) at 10 knots (19 km/h; 12 mph)
Complement: 85
Armament:

HMCS Middlesex (J328) was an Algerine-class minesweeper that served in the Royal Canadian Navy during World War II.

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