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Halifax Explosion witness tells his story 50 years later

The Story


Thomas Raddall, who was 14 years old at the time, describes the moment of the explosion and its aftermath.

Medium: Television
Broadcast Date: Dec. 6, 1967
Program: Take 30
Host: Moses Znaimer
Reporter: Paul Soles
Guest: Thomas Raddall
Duration: 11:58

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