STK-ID 21600

Governer General Lordof Athlone inspects the Canadian Women's Army Corps: sequence on the governor general inspecting graduating Canadian Women's Army Corps officers at Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue. He is accompanied by the commander of Number 4 Military District and by Canadian Women's Army Corps Captain Ramsay Pelletier. MSs, CUs of the Governor General Athlone saying a few words to some of the Canadian Women's Army Corps, of CWAC's looking elegant. Sequence on awarding of commissions by the Governor General Athlone, new officers saluting, shaking Athlone's hand, saluting. Two-shot of Air Vice-Marshal and Lieutenant CommanderMacDonald looking on. Cut to Air Vice-Marshal Albert de Niverville. Shots of spectators, of Canadian Women's Army Corps officers. Sequence on demonstration of physical training being put on by the Canadian Women's Army Corps, of march past in whites and in uniforms as Governor general Athlone salutes.


Excerpt from
Reportages nº 36
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
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1920 x 1080