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Accession number L994.D.056
Catalog Number L994.D.056
Object Name Citation, Military, Framed
Scope & Content CITATION, MILITARY, FRAMED
CITATION, MILITARY, FRAMED; 34 X 45 CM; CITATION TO LORD TWEEDSMUIR CHAPTER, I.O.D.E. REGARDING H.M.C.S. NIAGARA, NAMED FOR NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO; THIS DESTROYER WAS LAUNCHED ON THE 31ST DAY OF AUGUST, 1918 AT QUINCY, MASS., U.S.A. SHE WAS COMMISSIONED ON THE 24TH DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 1940 AND PAID OFF ON THE 15TH DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 1945. DURING HER PERIOD OF SERVICE IN THE ROYAL CANADIAN NAVY, H.M.C.S. NIAGARA WAS SPONSORED BY LORD TWEEDSMUIR CHAPTER, I.O.D.E., NIAGARA FALLS THROUGH WHICH GENEROUS CONTRIBUTIONS WERE MADE TO THE COMFORT AND WELFARE OF THOSE WHO SERVED IN THIS GALLANT SHIP; OAK FRAME; GLASS PROTECTION; FROM THE MINISTER OF NATIONAL DEFENCE. (TRANSFERRED FROM LOAN 961.L.56.3-APR. 13/94).
Creator DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENCE