HMCS Margaree



DescriptionOn 22 October 1940 the destroyer was escorting Convoy OL8 bound for Canada when she collided with the British cargo ship Port Fairy. The cargo ship rescued six officers and 28 ratings; the other 142 of Margaree's complement were lost.
Year1940
Nationaliy of ShipCanada
Lives Lost142
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Diana_(H49)