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Canadian Army - World War II Archival Films

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. Archival footage includes training films and news magazines from the Second World War.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

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.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Military Land Vehicles - Transportation

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. Snowmobiles, trucks and track vehicles are the major modes of transport used by Canadian land forces. On this site are found films on the background of these means of transportation and instructions on their operation.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Armed Forces Programs and Operations - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The role that the men and women of the Canadian Armed Forces play in the world is explored through this group of short films. Various peacekeeping missions are looked at as well as some training and recruitment videos.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Military Aircraft and Airfields - Transportation

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. Canada's Air Force has played an important role in military history. In these films the equipment, training, and types of aircraft that make up this fighting force are explored.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Weapons and Warfare - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. A soldier must learn the proper use of his or her weapons. These films teach and inform about weapons and battle readiness in various branches of the Armed Forces. The possible horror created by using these weapons is explored in the animated film 'My Child,My Land'.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Military Perspectives - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. These films deal with more peaceful events in the history of the armed forces. The operations discussed include security for the 1976 Montreal Olympics, the movement of horses from the Suffield Base, and the military spectacle to commemorate the 1967 centennial celebrations.

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Aircraft and Air Operations - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. Royal Canadian Air Force training films dominate this site. Clips and movies deal more specifically with the aircraft and training required for piloting of aircraft.

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Between the Wars - History

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board regarding the period from the end of World War 1 to the beginning of World War 2. Includes information on the depression years and items that were in the news during that period.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Officers and Officer Training - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. What makes a good military leader? These films attempt to answer that question and help teach these future leaders what is expected of them. Training and personal interaction for officers are discussed in this collection.

Site: National Film Board of Canada