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Name Official number Flag IMO
VALENTINE    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1944  02/09/1943  28/02/1944 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Destroyer  Steel Steam Turbine 2 
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  601 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 1808 disp 362 ft 9 in  35 ft 8 in    14 ft 6 in 
Engine builder John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
2-shaft Parsons geared turbines, 2 Admiralty, 3-drum boilers, oil, 40,000shp giving 36.75 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Royal Navy     
Other names
HMCS ALGONQUIN 
Subsequent owner and registration history
transferred to the Royal Canadian Navy on 28/12/1943  
Vessel history
Destroyer, S,T,U,V and W Class - R.17
Ordered as Kempenfelt and name changed in 1942
Transferred to the Royal Canadian Navy before completion
Commissioned 28/2/1944 as HMCS Algonquin
1953 converted to frigate by Yarrows Ltd, Esquimalt, British Columbia. Pennant 224. Decommissioned 1/04/1970.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1971  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Towed from Victoria, BC 21/4/1971 for scrapping at Kaohsiung, Taiwan.  
 

 



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