STK-ID 36353

Les Reportages no 64: La Croix de Victoria au major Triquet (Victoria Cross to Major Paul Triquet) [remark: Triquet was the first French Canadian to receive Victoria Cross.] Shots of train pulling into station, of Major Paul Triquet arriving with officers, of Triquet saluting, snow falling, of Triquet inspecting troops with officer. CU of boy in crowd. Shots of Triquet parading in jeep on Quebec City street, snow falling. MCS of Triquet saluting. Interior shots of civilian man doing speech, soldiers and Triquet in background, of Triquet signing golden book, of Triquet talking in CBC microphone, of priest presenting wrist watch to Triquet's son. MS of priest at altar, celebrating mass.


Excerpt from
Les Reportages no 64
Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio