HMCS Shawinigan was a flower class
Corvette of the Royal Canadian Navy. She was ordered on January 24th, 1940,
built by George T. Davie & Sons Ltd. of Lauzon, Quebec, Canada and launched on
the 16th of May, 1941. Commissioned on September 19th, 1941, she was lost on
the 25th of November, 1944 at position 47.34N, 59.11W while serving on
independent anti-submarine patrol in the Cabot Strait.