Misc Books, Documents and Manuals

 


 

1st Canadian Training Squadron - Welcome Aboard booklet

3rd Canadian Escort Squadron - PR booklet - 1958

4th Canadian Destroyer Squadron - Welcome Aboard booklet

7th Canadian Escort Squadron - Fall Cruise 6 Sep - 30 Nov 1966 - Courtesy of Cliff Cottingham

7th Canadian Escort Squadron information booklet- 1968

50th Anniversary Atlantic Command, RCN

 

A Brief History of the Ships of the Royal Newfoundland Navy by Donald (Bud) Rose

A Pictorial Record of HMC Ships Huron and Iroquois Under U.N. Command 1954 - 1955

Album of Modern Naval Craft - by John Player & Sons

 

Basic Field Manual - Combined Radiotelegraph (W/T) Procedure - 1943

BR 219/38 (Extracts from) - Notes on Gunnery for Defensively Equipped Merchant Ships 1938 - Book 1

BR 219/38 (Extracts from) - Notes on Gunnery for Defensively Equipped Merchant Ships 1938 - Book 2

BRCN 108 - Uniform Instructions for the RCN (1951)

BRCN 3029 - Seaman's Handbook (1960)

BRCN 3058 - Manual of Ceremonial Drill (1964)

Breathing Equipment Training Document - 1940s

 

Business Periodical: T. Eaton Co. - Contacts - 31 Dec 1940

Business Periodical:  National - Burt - Western - Period Record Jul 1942

Business Periodical:  National - Burt - Western - Period Record Aug 1942

Business Periodical:  National - Burt - Western - Period Record Nov 1942

 

Canada's Merchant Seaman - 1945

Canada's Navy

Canadair CL-84-1 V/STOL Aircraft

Canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League - Constitution and General By-Laws with amendments approved 1938

Canadian Patrol Frigate Project

Careers and Education in the RCN - 1962

Carrier Air Traffic Control Procedures - HMCS BONAVENTURE

Ceremonial, Manual of - 1974

Ceremonial, Manual of - 1980

Ceremonial, Manual - Maritime Command - 1984

Ceremony, Manual of - 1993

Ceremony, Manual of - 1999

CFB Cornwallis Directory - 1989

CFRS Cornwallis - Recruit Handbook - 1982

Construction of Fire Tugs - Memo - 1944

 

Course Notebook (Second World War) - Prob. SLt Course Journal - HMCS KINGS - Sep-Nov 1943

Course Notebook (Second World War) - Steam Engineering Course Notebook - HMCS Cornwallis

Course Notebook (Second World War) - Submarine Detectors Course Notebook - 1943

Course Notebook (Second World War) - Wireless Operator Course Notebook - Class W.S. 4, 1943-1944

Course Notebook (Second World War) - Wireless Operator Course Notebook

 

D-Day - Force J - Communications Orders and Operational Instructions

D-Day on a Canadian Destroyer - 18 Jun 1944

Damage Control Training for the RCN - Second World War

DDH 205 Class Structural Integrity History 1951-1994

Drill Manual for 3-Inch Q.F. Guns on H.A. Mounts

 

Education in the RCN

 

Fighting Ships - the story of Convoy SC.42

Fire Fighting Breathing Equipment - 1940s (Training document)

Fishermen's Reserve (Special Service) of the RCNR

Fleet Composition - 1962

 

Halifax in Wartime - A collection of drawings by Robert W. Chambers

HMC Dockyard Halifax - Employee's Guide Book 1946 (reprint from 2009)

HMCS GUELPH K687 - Night Order Book - 15 May 1944 - 25 May 1945

HMCS NADEN, Naval Barracks - A History of Its work, Senior Officers and Ships by Frederick V. Longstaff

HMCS NADEN - Wardroom Mess Rules - 01 Aug 1964

 

Kings Regulations & Admiralty Instructions - Vol 1 (1913)

Kingston Class Information Pamphlet

Kingston Class Patrol Vessel (MCDV) - Naval Affairs Program Briefing Note # 23

 

Land of the Morning Calm - A summary of the Korean conflict

 

Mainguy Report (The)

Major Landing Craft - Signal Pamphlet - 1942

Maritime Forces Pacific Information Booklet - 01 Sep 1976

Medical Expedition to Easter Island - Organization and Preparation of HMCS CAPE SCOTT

Meet the Navy - Souvenir Programme

Meet the Navy - Souvenir Programme

 

Naval Assembly, RCN - 1958 - British Columbia's Centenary Naval Review

Naval Assembly, RCN - 1967

Naval Assembly, RCN - 1967 (sketch)  -  Image 1 (1 Meg)  Image 2  (14 Megs) - Courtesy of Neil Kenny

Naval Assembly, RCN  2010

Navy Day - 15 Aug 1956, Victoria, BC (pamphlet)

North Atlantic Convoy 1939-1945 - a narrative description of 34 convoy paintings by the late LCdr Eric Riordon, RCN(R), written by LCdr Riordon

 

Oberon Class Sub - Training Notebook, Chapter 11 - Electrical

Opening Doors - Finding Ways To Deal With The Nationís Maritime Blindness by Robert James Williamson, CD, Cdr, RCNR Retíd.

Operation Torch - The Invasion of North Africa (credit: The Northern Mariner)

Our Navy - A magazine on the history of the RCN up to 1952

 

Pay and Allowances

Paying-off of HMC Ships by Colin Darlington, LCdr, RCN, ret'd

Presentation of Ceremonial Drums to Atlantic Command of The RCN by The Province of Nova Scotia October 1st, 1960

Presentation of the King's Colours To the RCN Western Command

 

RCN Barracks, Halifax, NS - Instructions for the Information and Guidance of New Entries

RCN Commandments

RCN Navy Day - 26 Jul 1952

Recipe Manual for the RCN

Recipe Manual For Navy, Army, Air Force, Munitions Plants, Camps and Schools

Report of Collision or Grounding (Blank form), RCN - Second World War

Report of Proceedings - Convoy ONS-50 - 27 May 1945 - This report includes the surrender of U-244 and initial contact with her by HMCS STONE TOWN after the U-boat was sighted just ahead on Convoy ONS-50, of which HMCS STONE TOWN was escort and the EG Senior Officer's ship.

 

Seamanship Evolution Handbook

Seamanship Notes - HMCS Montreal (RCNVR Division)

Seamanship Pocket Manual, RCNVR - 1945

Seamen's Guide to Trinidad

Seventh Canadian Escort Squadron - Ships Visiting Programme - to Montreal and Expo '67

Signal Card 1937 - BR 232

Signal Card 1944 - BR (CAN) 1515

Signal Card 1951 - BRCN 1203 (2)

Sink the Bastard - Friendly Fire in the Battle of the Atlantic. (The sinking of the Allied French Submarine LA PERLE)

SNFL Change of Command Ceremony, Norfolk, VA - 01 Apr 1982

Stokers - Steam - Qualifications for, and duties of, the rates

 

TG 301.0 - Visit to New Orleans, Louisiana 01 - 07 Mar 1968

TG 301.0 - Maple Spring 1969 - 07 Jan - 29 Mar 1969

 

The Flowers of Canada - by Bruce LeCren (originally published in the Nautical Research Journal spring 2020)

The Gumboot Navy : Securing or Sundering British Columbia by Gregory David Kier

The Phantom Fleet by Buster Brown 

The Prince Ships 1940-45 - CFHQ Report Number 5 - 31 Oct 1965

The RCN 1910-1960 - A Brief History

The RCN 1910-1960 - The Royal Canadian Navy (Reserve)

Tracing the Built Form of HMC Dockyard by Brent Raymond (Nova Scotia Museum Cultural Report 88)

 

Wartime Co-operative Shipbuilding by Fraser McKee, Cdr, RCN(R), Retíd

Welcome Aboard - A RCN public relations booklet - 1963

Welcome Home - Power River District - July 1st, 1946 - The Powell River District welcomes home the men and women of the RCN, Canadian Army and RCAF who served during WW2

 


 

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