Hidden Heritage

James Lamb


A native of Toronto, James B. Lamb joined the Royal Canadian Navy in 1939 and spent World War Two on several corvettes. He commanded HMCS Minas and later HMCS Camrose, in which he served from December 1944 until the end of the war. Lamb contributed articles to a number of newspapers and magazines, including the Toronto Star, Saturday Night, and the Financial Post. He died in 2000.