STK-ID 41882

Series of shots aboard destroyer HMCS Huron (#281) going out for a day sail from Halifax harbour on a rainy day; HASs of visitors and crew members on aft deck of ship sailing off coast (1:05). CS of visitors on bridge (0:15). BOATING SHOT of Navy minesweeper (#180) manoeuvring in harbour (0:20). LS from bridge as ship approaches Halifax Bridge (0:16). Various shots of crew demonstrating flares and smoke signals on flight deck, firing torpedo, retrieving torpedo (5:21). Shot of captain, crew and a few visitors inside bridge (0:21). Several shots of crew preparing barbecue for visitors on flight deck, including shots of Griffon helicopter flying by (3:02). MS of crew of quarterdeck ready for docking manoeuvres, MLS of HMCS Saint-Croix (#256) docked in harbour, shots of visitors disembarking (1:42).


Excerpt from
Defence of Canada
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio