Naval Warfare Movies

Corvette Port Arthur

Producer: National Film Board of Canada

World in Action
Published: 1943
Country: Canada
Length: 22 min.
Keywords: WWII, Documentary

This is the VHS release (see more).


Illustrates the Royal Canadian Navy's part in battling the U-boats and protecting Britain's supply lines, featuring the crew of the Port Arthur.


This propaganda film used a British submarine on training duty to represent a U-boat that was forced to the surface; the U-boat's surrendering crew was played by the British submariners.

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