For Posterity's Sake
A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project
Former RCNVR Half-Company Hamilton
HMCS Star is the RCN's oldest Naval Reserve Division, commissioned on 15 Mar 1923 as the RCNVR Half-Company Hamilton. HMCS Star was commissioned as a tender to HMCS Stadacona on 01 Nov 1941 and then on 01 Sep 1942, she was commissioned as an independent unit.