The Battle of the St. Lawrence - Part 2

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Photo: (National Archives of Canada)

Survivors of the SS Chatham being rescued from their raft and brought aboard HMCS Trail, August 27, 1942. (National Archives of Canada)

On November 27, in Port-aux-Basques NL, the Canadian Navy will honour the 90 crew members of HMCS SHAWINIGAN, lost during the Battle of the St. Lawrence. This is the second of five articles leading up to this event.