Schooner Days DCXXXVIX (638)

Seagoing postie gets his bike, April 22, 1944

In this issue the author writes of the River-class frigate HMCS Toronto and the yacht Toronto, comparing the Second World War "comfort packages" with the hardships of the vessel listed in the ancient Provincial Marine as the "schooner Toronto," or the "Toronto, yacht" which was eventually armed with a couple of six-pound guns.


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