Commemorates the Royal Canadian Navy corvette HMCS Levis (Lt. C.W. Gilding), sunk by torpedo east of Cape Farewell while escorting convoy SC-44 as part of the 19th Escort Group. Taken in tow by HMCS Mayflower, HMCS Levis foundered later that day. 18 crew members went down with the ship.
Approval Date: 1944-12-12
CGNDB ID: LANXN