• Short Summary

    The Canadian destroyer "HMCS Restigouche" is currently in Gibraltar harbour. It is waiting to escort?

  • Description

    The Canadian destroyer "HMCS Restigouche" is currently in Gibraltar harbour. It is waiting to escort the Canadian aircraft carrier "Bonaventure" to Cyprus.

    "Bonaventure" left Halifax on Wednesday with a contingent of soldiers for the United Nations Peace Force in Cyprus.

    "HMCS Restigouche" is the first of a class of destroyer developed from the "St. Laurent" class and incorporates many advances in armament and submarine detection. It has 3 inch 70 calibre guns mounted forward and twin 3 inch 50 calibre guns aft. It also carries homing torpedoes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACB3UTSO4GBUISPKSBPBMU7CTH
    Media URN:
    VLVACB3UTSO4GBUISPKSBPBMU7CTH
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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