STK-ID 11565

Shot of governor general Harold George Alexander arriving at Royal Military College. Sequence on inspection of cadets. ESTBALISHING LS of main building, cadets on parade ground. CSs of parading cadets, governor general Alexander taking salute. Shots of spectators, relatives and friends of cadets. Shots of Defence Minister Brooke Claxton, lieutenant-general GC Simmonds, major general C Vokes and camp Officer Commanding brigadier DR Agnew accompanying governor general Alexander. Sequence on presentation of prizes by governor general Alexander, bronze medal for general proficiency awarded to cadet CM Crowe. HALS of presentation. Level shot of cadet RA White receiving prize for proficiency in English. Two-shot of general Simmonds and General Vokes watching. Shot of spectators. Shots of cadet P Kiar receiving Queen's Challenge Shield for best all-round performance. LACUs of cadets Crowe and Kiar saluting. Three-shot of lieutenant Dare, lieutenant Bowering and lieutenant colonel J Mahoney, Victoria Cross watching. Shots of cadets listening speech by governor general. CU of cadet R McLaughlin of Windsor. Two-shots of college Officer Commanding Agnew and governor general Alexander, of general Vokes and Defence Minister Claxton. Sequence on memorial service. Various shots of alumni of college, in blazers, marching, of cadets marching to Memorial Arch. (29/09/1949)


Excerpt from
Governor General Visits R.M.C.
Kingston (Ontario)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080