Ian Hunter Bell, RCNVR
|Birth details unknown|
Retired: 3 Oct 1945
Warship Commands listed for Ian Hunter Bell, RCNVR
|HMCS St. Croix (I 81)||T/Lt.||Destroyer||11 Dec 1941||5 Jan 1942|
|HMCS Swift Current (J 254)||T/Lt.||Minesweeper||19 Apr 1942||27 Sep 1942|
|HMCS Ville de Quebec (K 242)||T/Lt.||Corvette||30 Sep 1942||11 Oct 1942|
|HMCS Alberni (K 103)||T/Lt.||Corvette||12 Oct 1942||21 Aug 1944|
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Corvette HMCS Alberni (K 103)
27 Oct 1942
HMCS Alberni (Lt. I.H. Bell, RCNVR) picks up 12 survivors from the American tanker Gurney E. Newlin that was torpedoed and damaged by German U-boat U-436 in the North Atlantic in position 54°51'N, 30°06'W.
The abandoned Gurney E. Newlin was finally sunk the next day by German U-boat U-606.
28 Oct 1942
HMCS Alberni (Lt. I.H. Bell, RCNVR) and HMCS Ville de Quebec (Lt.Cdr. A.R.E. Coleman, RCNR) together pick up 81 survivors from the British whale factory ship Sourabaya that was torpedoed and sunk the previous day in the North Atlantic in position 54°32'N, 31°02'W by German U-boat U-436
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