Three boys enjoy an outing on “Nina II”’s skiff in Tofino BC, ca.1956. In the early days of canning, children would not have had time for such fun and games. Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society Archives, G2005.001.002ab.
A prime example of wartime re-purposing in BC: a young sailor poses next to one of the two torpedoes installed on this former cannery tender turned anti-submarine boat. Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society Archives, 1997.058.003.