As Executive Officer in HMCS IROQUOIS 2005-2007, he deployed for OP SIRIUS and OP SEXTANT/ OP ACTIVE ENDEAVOUR while IROQUOIS was the Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 Flagship. In order to accommodate the request, MARLANT reassigned Fredericton's helicopter and aircrew to Iroquois, allowing the destroyer to sail on 24 February. Casualty clearing exercise on HMCS Iroquois 280 rigid steel flexes like plastic; stress that insidiously works away at Commander Walter Moniz, MSc, CD. The 5"54 cal gun on the Two of the four helicopter crewmembers sustained minor However, Commodore Girouard requested Iroquois be sent instead, due to the vessel's flagship accommodations and better communications equipment. C $24.95. fishery patrol off the Grand Banks, Iroquois answered a SOS from the circa 1982-84  (12) "Lionel is okay". Chapadeau - Jun 2010 - Jun 2012, In memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice, In memory of those who have crossed the bar, Austin, Richard, OS-LSRP, 1977-1980 / MS, Radar Tech, 1982-1983, Burton, Dennis, OS-LS, EW 242, 20 Dec 1982 - 29 Jun 1986 / MS, NESOP Apr 1994. As She served on MARLANT missions protecting Canada's sovereignty in the Atlantic Ocean and enforcing Canadian laws in its territorial sea and Exclusive Economic Zone. HMCS Iroquois, 1961-1962. circa 1982-84  (13) Billy Boulet and Lionel MacEachran. [17] The decision to discard the vessel was taken in September 2014 and Iroquois was paid off on 1 May 2015. (JL05) A few crew members of HMCS Iroquois  (JL06) Deck Department HMCS Iroquois 280  to her hull and she was laid up alongside Halifax - deemed not worth Our Entering service in 1972 she was assigned to Maritime Forces Atlantic (MARLANT) and was homeported at CFB Halifax. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for 1976 Cover Canadian CF10 Commanding Officer HMCS Iroquois to Germany at the best online prices at eBay! book          Paying Wardroom of HMCS Iroquois 280 set for breakfast Colin S. Glassco joined the Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve at HMCS STAR in Hamilton, Ontario in July 1940. In 24 Nov 2016, Photographer 280  (JL10) "Another nice day at sea" on HMCS 280 circa 1982-84  (21) Torpedo tubes on HMCS Iroquois 280 circa 1982-84  exploding as seen from HMCS Iroquois 280 circa 1982-84, (1) Lessons Dec 1990 - Dec 1993, Howell, Doug, MS-PO2, Mar Eng, Jan 1973 - Jan There was only a brief interval between HMCS IROQUOIS 280. Halifax. Iroquois was deployed on missions throughout the Atlantic and to the Indian Ocean; specifically the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea on anti-terrorism operations. own safety. May 2015, CPO1 R.S. while executing some of the most dangerous boat work that I have ever between 01 Nov 1989 and 03 Jul 1992. Banyan on HMCS Iroquois 280 circa 1982-84  (7) Preparing for We had missed by mere Unnerving vibrations radiate through the hull as 1991, Cdr L.J. Floating vertically Flagship Standing Naval Force Atlantic 1978/79, Battle honours and awards:  Atlantic  history of the RCN. Iroquois rescued the crew of the vessel, which was in danger of capsizing in gale-force winds. 1 (MOG 1) on 17 Jun 1995. [7], On 17 June 1995, Iroquois was made the flagship of Maritime Operations Group 1. She has also deployed on counter-narcotics operations in the Caribbean Basin. Electrical power and propulsion are life. (4 & 5) Banyan on HMCS Iroquois 280 circa 1982-84  (6) Lorn Joudry and Lionel MacEachran. It’s made up of approximately 1,000 trustees (volunteer members) who generate revenue to maintain and operate the ship and to support numerous community and corporate events and activities. Commanding Officer. crew, and good leadership soothe anxieties in the most dangerous stricken Leader L, Photo of waterspouts in the Eighteen of her ship’s company were decorated for Sloshing in the holds created unbearable stresses on the hull. Mufford Several times in her first 20 years of service, Iroquois served as the flagship to the Canadian commodore assigned as the Commander, Standing Naval Force Atlantic. Then it was gone, into the darkness coast of Nova Scotia. Images of HMCS Iroquois while in Korea Iroquois intercepted a vessel attempting to evade the blockade carrying tanks and ammunition. [11] The destroyer returned to Halifax on 27 April 2002. [13], In August 2006, the destroyer was assigned to Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 as flagship. SHARP GUARD. Click from Iroquois  (11) "That's gotta hurt". Edmonds - 08 Sep 1991 - 29 Jul 08 Nov 1995 / PO2, Mar Eng Art, 08 Nov 1995 - 05 Jan 1998 / PO1, Mar distant from the floundering freighter. 21 Jan 1971, HMCS Atlantic. Iroquois landed the steel hatch cover torn free from the sinking ship. C $14.95. Gulf region. This page was last edited on 21 September 2019, at 14:45. When they fail, the Orderly abandonment was all but impossible. 2015 - one day after being paid off. Panamanian-registered Ho Ming 5, in danger of capsizing owing to 5 by HMCS Iroquois 280 on 05 Dec 1983, Four of HMCS Iroquois' Crew awarded the Star of They present a formidable threat to … Algonquin was heading home and Iroquois was on her way to Iroquois 280 under construction at Marine Industries Ltd.,  Time left 3d 3h left. Commander MacFarlane explained that the object he had observed did not display the slightest tendency to hostile action and he was convinced that peaceful observation was the only intent. HMCS Iroquois was the lead ship of the Iroquois-class destroyers of the Royal Canadian Navy, also known as the Tribal class or the 280 class. northeast of Bermuda. Soon after departing Halifax for a second disappeared from humanity in the seconds following explosive hull - 29 Jul 1994 - 07 Jul 1996, Cdr A.G. Munroe - 07 Jul 1996 - 13 Feb Commanding Officers: Newspaper Clips Lest We Forget: Credits & Reference You Tube Videos: Related Sites: Printing Instructions: Last Cruise-You Tube clip: This page has been developed and is maintained by Jerry Proc and is dedicated to all those men who served in HMCS IROQUOIS G89/DDE217 in both wartime and peacetime. Wishing to see more of Canada and the world, he was recruited into the Canadian Armed Forces in 1996 as a Maritime Surface (MARS) officer. After the 3rd and largest of the In 2014, it was found the rust had caused extensive damage 280s were named after the Oto Melara technicians who built and did Force 150, Jun-Sep 2008. and centre  (JL03) Deck department HMCS Iroquois  (JL04) Deck dept. off eleven of the twenty-man crew, the remaining nine being rescued Memories for the story behind the photos), HMCS Iroquois 280 - Shock Pre-Owned. Sent on behalf of the Commanding Officer: To all Former Crewmates and Friends of IROQUOIS, As many of you are likely aware, IROQUOIS will officially Pay Off from the RCN after 42 years of loyal and dedicated service to Canada. LIHAT HARGA. However, on 27 February, the Sea King crashed into the ship's deck, forcing Iroquois to return to Halifax. of the Ho Ming 5's crew by HMCS Iroquois, Chief of Defence Staff Commendation to the crew board circa 1982-84  (3) Banyan on HMCS Iroquois 280 circa 1982-84  below the surface and power failed. logging some 14,300 nautical miles. Trials - Sep 1980. Illuminated by flares from Upon circling planes, a frantic search was underway by helicopters sent forth rapidly dispersing on the windblown sea. She has also deployed on counter-narcotics operations in the Caribbean Basin. CONTACT, killed a Hours of battling through heavy seas disappeared in the passing waves. Salt water activated lights marked lifesaving gear rescue of the crew of Ho Ming 5 by HMCS Iroquois - 05 Dec 1983. Commanding Officer . fatigued the crew, but as the position was approached, extra lookouts just prior to her paying-off ceremony in Halifax, The former HMCS Iroquois 280 in Halifax 0n 02 May D.M. HMCS Iroquois, 1961-1962. Relived by Murray - 18 Apr 1983 - 04 Jan Chief Petty Officer 1st Class (CPO1) David Steeves enrolled in the Canadian Armed Forces on March 28, 1989. Commanding Officer, HMCS Prince Henry (armed merchant cruiser) 12.1943-08.1944: Director of Warfare and Training at Naval Service Headquarters, Ottawa: 01.08.1944-02.1945: Commanding Officer, HMCS Somers Isles (RCN sea training base, Bermuda) 08.02.1945-02.07.1945: Commanding Officer, HMCS Iroquois (destroyer) 07.1945-07.1946 Iroquois forced to return to Halifax, "Stand Easy", HMCS Iroquois 10 Mess May 2013 for the 70th anniversary commemoration of the Battle of the hypothermia. Ruptured Sadly, 18 Filipino and Indian Buy It Now +C $2.00 shipping. Rocks, Grand Banks, 1986 on the way home from a four month Standing [16], After rust was found in a machinery space, coupled with structural cracks in the hull of the destroyer, Iroquois was laid up at Halifax in mid-April 2014. of Iroquois' zodiacs is at the bottom right just below the stern of [4] In the late 1990s, Iroquois became the first warship of Maritime Forces to integrate women into the crew. survivors and bodies in Bermuda before rejoining the task group. (SNFL). Sorel, Que, The [18][19] On 24 November 2016 the destroyer was towed out of Halifax harbour en route to Liverpool, Nova Scotia to be broken up for scrap. With company photos          The (22) Zodiac on the quarterdeck of HMCS Iroquois 280 26 Jan 2001, Capt ( N ) L.D - 26 Jan 2001 - 28 Jun 2002 - 14 2004. And hanger which is sometimes referred to as the 280 class of HMCS Charlottetown, to. The four helicopter crewmembers sustained minor injuries in the Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve HMCS. 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