P2WU4A (ret'd) Dave Campell has submitted the following photos
from Sioux's first (1950) Korean tour.
Shown below is a newspaper clipping of
Sioux's return to Esquimalt.

(click on images for enlargements)

Going home, going home.. HMCS Sioux Feb. 1951.

Away All Boats

Tattered but still flying

While sailing to Hong Kong for three days R&R,
Sioux encountered a typhoon in the China Sea.
The three days turned into three weeks for repairs.

Off Inchon, an old WWII mine defied
the marksmanship of the stokers armed with 303's
but sucummed to the blast of the bofors.

Wetaskiwin Division. HMCS Naden. June 1946


Torpedo recovery.. Magdelena Bay, Mexico .. HMCS Sioux 1956
Ernie Spencer P1TA, Dave Campbell, Ordinance Officer Alfie Lee

HMCS Sioux.. Magdelena Bay, Mexico.. 1956

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