Merchant Marine

Celtae

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Sea shanty in tribute to the Canadian Merchant Marine that braved the Uboats crossing the Atlantic during World War II performed by Celtae, a Celtic band from Ottawa.


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  1. LordEngate
    2 months, 4 weeks ago

    Yes
  2. J Borra
    J Borra
    2 years, 4 months ago

    I attend the United States Merchant Marine Acdemy, thank you for such an inspirational video! My section marches to this every day and I will definitely listen to this during Sea Year.
  3. 0407usmc
    4 years, 8 months ago

    Wonderful tribute to such a brave group of people!
  4. CelticRadio
    5 years, 7 months ago

    Great video!
  5. kuckoo
    5 years, 7 months ago

    My grandfather (b. Wicklow 1899 d.Liverpool 1947) and his son (b.Liverppol 1926 d.Runcorn 2002) both risked their lives against the U-boat blockade in WW1 & WW2 respectively. It seems to me that the efforts of the Merchant Marine have never been properly recognised, and this applies even more so to the Canadians. So a big thanks to the sailors, especially the Canucks! Good song too!
  6. patuxai
    patuxai
    6 years, 4 months ago

    great stuff, I like it very much. As a U-Boot- Kaleun on SH3, I feel almost proud for beeing so called a "Bastard Wolfpack"
    unfortunately I'm living in Laos PDR and there is no way to find this DVD

    Best regards from
    Kapitaenleutnant Heinrich Bleichrodt
  7. blackdog
    blackdog
    6 years, 5 months ago

    Thanks Celtae for the recognition!
  8. Sailor Steve
    Sailor Steve
    6 years, 5 months ago

    Outstanding! Very well put together. This yankee has long been a fan of celtic music, as well as a capella.

    Well written, well played and well filmed!
  9. Kptlt Johann Mohr
    Kptlt Johann Mohr
    6 years, 5 months ago

    ja ja. the U-boote should have sunk all of you bastards... warships escorting the convoy's should die to >:)

    "ANGRIF, RAN, VERSENKEN!!!!!"
  10. KptLtJergenOesten
    KptLtJergenOesten
    6 years, 5 months ago

    The U-Boot's should have sunk all the merchant marine..Muhaaaaa
Artist: Celtae
Video title: Merchant Marine
Category: Tribute
Views: 7,270
Submitted by: dfilpus