James Calcutt Hibbard DSC, RCN
|Born||26 Mar 1908||Ste. Malachie, Quebec, Canada|
|Died||22 Jan 1996||(87)||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
Retired: 7 Jul 1955
Warship Commands listed for James Calcutt Hibbard, RCN
|HMCS Skeena (D 59)||Lt.Cdr.||Destroyer||2 Apr 1940||10 Dec 1941|
|HMCS Iroquois (G 89)||Cdr.||Destroyer||30 Jul 1943||7 Feb 1945|
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Destroyer HMCS Skeena (D 59)
17 Jul 1940
HMCS Skeena (Lt.Cdr. J.C. Hibbard, RCN) picks up 65 survivors from the British merchant Manipur that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-57 8 nautical miles north-west of Cape Wrath in position 58°41'N, 05°14'W.
2 Sep 1940
HMCS Skeena (Lt.Cdr. J.C. Hibbard, RCN) picks up 19 survivors from the British merchant Thornlea that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-46 about 200 miles west of Bloody Foreland in position 55°41'N, 14°20'W.
Skeena also picks up 9 survivors from the Norwegian merchant Salonica that was torpedoed and sunk by U-100 west of Ireland in position 55°16'N, 12°14'W.
3 Mar 1941
HMCS Skeena (Lt.Cdr. J.C. Hibbard, RCN) arrived at Halifax for a refit.
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