The corvette CHILLIWACK, K-131, while part of Mid Ocean Escort Group C1 for convoy ONS 154 from Liverpool to New York, shares in the sinking of the Type VII-C U-boat, U-356, north of the Azores. CHILLIWACK was instrumental in sinking a second submarine, U-744, on 6 March 1944. She was broken up at STELCO in Hamilton in 1946 and her mast found its way to STAR’s quarterdeck.
Join the ship’s company of HMCS STAR to celebrate the New Year. Dress N1A / Blues & Grays with medals / Business.