STK-ID 23524

[Title: Unveiling of the monument erected by Canada to commemorate second Battle of Ypres]: MCSs of High Commissioner for Canada meeting and conversing with various VIP's: His Royal Highness the Duke of Caunnaught, Field Marshal Lord French, Marshal Foch, Honourable Philip Roy, British Ambassador and Crown Prince of Belgium. CS of Canadian Expeditionary Forces forming guard of honour. LS of party arriving at ceremony site. LS of General Sir Richard Turner reading address. LAMSs of the unveiling of monument. PAN to MSs of VIP's saluting and listening to address. MS of various guests placing wreaths after dedication of monument. MLSs of guests and troops leaving site, monument in background. MSs of Belgium Regiment and Canadian Guard of Honour past camera. MCSs of VIP's shaking hands. [Titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Sir Arthur Currie - Unveiling of Monument
France, Ypres (Leper)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Betacam SP, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
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720 x 486, 1920 x 1080