HMCS Star

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HMCS Star is a unit of the Royal Canadian Navy's Reserve and is located in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.[1]

The unit was formed in 1923 and is named after HMS Star (originally commissioned HMS LORD MELVILLE), a warship which served in the Royal Navy's Lake Ontario squadron during the War of 1812.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.navy.forces.gc.ca/navres/1/1-n_eng.asp?category=98
  2. ^ "Unit's Portal (Home)". Navy.forces.gc.ca. 2012-03-01. Retrieved 2012-09-11.