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Military Ships - Transportation

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The Canadian Navy, a powerful force during times of maritime conflict, has a variety of specialized vessels and equipment. Training films are available on this site as are informational clips regarding this equipment. The role our fleet has played on the international stage is also examined.

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War effort - Women

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The role of women in war-time Canada is explored. In times of war women stepped up to fill positions in factories that were previously a masculine domain. These films show how the goals and options of Canadian women began to change both on the homefront and in the military.

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War Industries - History

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board dealing with arms production and its affect on the Canadian economy. The importance to the war effort of civilians as factory workers is discussed. Each listing has an abstract for the related film attached.

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War Bonds and Stamps - History

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board dealing with fund raising efforts by the Canadian Government during World War II. Government savings bonds, victory loans, and war savings stamps and how the proceeds are spent are discussed.

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