STK-ID 288

Brigadier Vanier Visits Number 5 Military District: sequence on Brigadier P Vanier coming out of Valcartier camp headquarters, chatting and shaking hands with officers, inspecting honour guard and chatting with some of the men in the ranks. Two LSs of soldiers practicing semaphore communication, doing callisthenics. RCAF airmen are shown leaving the officers' mess. Cut to RCAF ground crewmen drilling on parade square, soldiers in battle dress parading on parade square, being inspected by Brigadier P Vanier. These men are veterans from World War One.


Excerpt from
Actualités canadiennes nº 4
Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486