STK-ID 16226

In Borden (Ontario), shots of new recruits leaving, entering barracks. Shots of Canadian Army men eating in mess room, being fitted for uniforms, of recruits in new uniforms parading in front of newly constructed barracks. Shots of a sergeant teaching recruits proper method of saluting, of commanding officer of station inspecting new recruits. Shots of hundreds of recruits in uniform, lining up for morning roll call, parading past barracks. Shots of new recruits leaving supply depot, carrying uniforms and kits, some wearing tunics and wedge caps with civilians' shirts, ties and pants.


Excerpt from
March of Time: Canadian Army Recruits Train, Enlist
Borden (Ontario)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Born Digital, ProRes
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486, 2048x1556, 1920 x 1080