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Mechanical Saw



Most of the work the COs did was by hand, the machines they used were primitive.   They were heavy, bulky and unreliable.   One machine that was used at one site was a mechanical saw, seen here.   Notice that there is no safety guards or shields to protect the men.

Film Credit: "Mt. Seymour Conscientious Objectors Camp in BC, 1941-43, Andy Steckly Film.

Mennonite Heritage Centre, Video Vol. 85.


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