Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) 1939–1945, Firepower

Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) 1939–1945,

Firepower

Data currrent to 30 June 2019.

Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) guns in action

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3356796)

Twin .50 cal Machine Guns, shipboard.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950885)

Twin Vickers Machine Gun mountings on an RCN Minesweeper, ca 1945.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950802)

Quad Machine Guns, shipboard.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3356795)

Ordnance QF 12-pounder 12-cwt Mk V (3-inch-40) BL Gun with shield aboard ship.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3566993)

QF 2-pounder pom-pom, Vickers, Sons & Maxim LL Machine Gun Mk. I weight (410 lbs), VSM 1905 manned on an RCN destroyer, 1940.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3598672)

Naval gunners loading 4-inch shells.

Coastal Defence and Shipboard Guns preserved in Canada

 (Author Photo)

6-inch Gun Mk VII (Serial No. l346), used for coastal defence, photo taken at Point Pleasant Park.  This gun has been re-located to McNab's Island, as of March 2005

Naval Guns on display in the Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

 (Author Photo)

Oerlikon 20-mm AA Gun Mk 4 on RCN Mk V Mounting.

QF 1-pounder pom-pom, Vickers-Maxim Mk I Automatic Gun.

 (Author Photo)

QF 1¼-pounder pom-pom, Vickers-Maxim Mk III Automatic Gun from CGS Canada.

QF 2-pounder Mk VIII Gun on Single Mounting from HMCS Kamloops.

Ordnance QF 40-mm Bofors L/60 gun in Mk VC Boffin Mounting.

 (Author Photo)

Ordnance QF 40-mm Bofors AA Gun Mk XI in Twin RP50 Mk IV Mounting.

BL 4-inch Gun Mk XXI, on High Angle Mk XXIV Single Mounting.

 (Author Photos)

BL 4-inch Gun Mk XVI, on Mk XIX Twin High Angle Mounting, 1942, from HMCS Victoriaville.

Squid Anti-submarine Mortar Mk IV.

FMC 3-inch/50 Twin Gun Mk 33, HMCS QuAppelle McKenzie class destroyer.