• Photograph - H.M.C.S. "Frontenac"

      A photograph of the H.M.C.S. "Frontenac" revised class corvette. The captions reads "my last and best ship - Summer 1945"
    • Photograph - H.M.C.S. "Kapuskasing"; 'Algernine' Class Minesweeper

      A photograph of the H.M.C.S. "Kapuskasing" Minesweeper. The caption reads "Taken on my last trip on 'Triangle' run during our roughest trip before re-fitting leave at home. The 'Kapuskasing' relieved the 'Matapedia' to continue the Convoy to New York City.
    • Photograph - H.M.C.S. Matapedia upon "Slips" at Pictou, N.S. - Nov. 1944

      A photograph of the H.M.C.S Matapedia upon "Slips" at Pictou, N.S. in November 1944.
    • Photograph - HMCS Hamilton

      A photograph of the HMCS Hamilton Town Class Destroyer during World War II.
    • Photograph - Three Corvettes in St. Johns, Newfoundland

      A photograph of three Corvettes in St. Johns, Newfoundland.
    • Photograph album, 1943-1948

      Manson, Orville (Jimmy) (1940s)
      Contains 413 black and white photographs. The album contains family photos of Jim and Audrey Manson, as well as photos of Jim Manson’s service with the Navy during World War II. Naval photographs include Jim Manson in uniform before leaving for duty in 1943, as well as photographs of ships, including H.M.C.S. Hamilton, H.M.C.S. Frontenac, H.M.C.S. Kapuskaping, H.M.C.S. Assinaboine, and H.M.C.S. Matapedia (including a photograph of the ship’s crew). Some photographs capture naval action, such as a sinking U-boat after ramming, fighting fire aboard Destroyer caused by enemy shelling, and the burial at sea of a Canadian Sailor. Interior photographs of ships, as well as crew members, are also included. Also contains some photographs of U.S. Destroyers and Aircraft Carriers and a Royal Navy Destroyer in Halifax Harbour during the Quebec City conference attended by President Roosevelt and Prime Minister Churchill. Other military photographs include a United States Navy Coastal Patrol Blimp off New York, the U.S.S. Texas entering New York after D-Day landings, and depth charges exploding astern.
    • Photographs - Aboard the "Assiniboine" & Burial at Sea of a Canadian Sailor Lost in Action

      Two photographs, the first is captioned "Fighting a fire aboard the 'Assiniboine' caused by enemy shelling", the second caption reads "Burial at sea of a Canadian Sailor lost in the Action".
    • Photographs - August 1943, U.S.N. Carrier and Destroyers

      Photographs in August 1943: "U.S.N. Carrier", "U.S.N. Carrier from Bow of H.M.C.S. Hamilton", "Royal Navy Destroyer and Flotilla of U.S.N. Destroyers and Carrier on the high seas", "Ships anchored in Halifax Harbour during President Roosevelt and Prime Minister Churchill's Conference in Quebec City".
    • Photographs - Fall 1943

      Photographs from the Fall of 1943 on the "Hamilton" in Annapolis Basin, Nova Scotia. These include: "SPOs: D. Watts, Bob Peach, 'Scotty' MacDonald, 'Rocky' Crawford, Ch. SPO Racine", "Revolver Practice on the Foc'sle on the high seas", "Eddie Dean, Meade, Johnson, Johnson, Miller", "Allen, Hayler, McGaffen, Young, Litle".
    • Photographs - HMCS Hamilton, Digby Nova Scotia, Annapolis Basin

      Photographs of Digby, Nova Scotia and the Annapolis Basin from the HMCS Hamilton.
    • Photographs - US Navy Coastal Patrol Blimp and U.S.S. "Texas"

      Two photographs, the first is a "US Navy Coastal Patrol Blimp" and the second is the "U.S.S. 'Texas' entering New York after D-Day landings". In the second photo there is a side profile of Ldg. Sto. Murray Arnott of Toronto.