STK-ID 31442

Tri-Service Graduation: two shots of main building and campus of Royal Roads Service College. Shot of flags of the three services. Four shots of cadets marching past camera, the first class of army, navy and air force cadets to graduate from the former Naval College. Two shots of cadets sloping arms. Shot of Vice Admiral Harold T.W. Grant inspecting. TILT DOWN flag poles to inspection stand, Vice Admiral Grant delivering address. Sequence on Grant presenting the Captain's Cup to army cadet HC Pitts of Castlegar, British Columbia, for athletic ability and sportsmanship, on Grant presenting Director of Studies trophy to Ronald Holland of Royal Canadian Air Force of Kelowna, BC, for best junior cadet in athletics. Shots of presentation of the Governor General's medal to navy cadet Stirling W Ross of Ottawa for academic proficiency. Shots of more presentations. Several shots of cadets marching past camera. Shots of spectators, Vice Admiral Grant taking the salute. Shot of cadet posing with his parents, showing off medal. (30/06/1950)


Excerpt from
Tri-Service Graduation / Franconia Aground
Victoria (British Columbia)
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