STK-ID 4493

First Troopship Arrives in Quebec City: LSs of Stratheden troopship. People wave at troops on deck. An airman and an airwoman are shown their heads sticking out of portholes. Several LASs of men at the railings of Stratheden ship, of men and women in uniforms waving back from the pier. Shots of airmen at railing, name of ship "Stratheden" underneath. Shots of men coming down gangplank of Stratheden troopship. One of the men turns out to be Ray Vallières - the fourth man past the camera, a Corporal, - preceding the side view of the men coming down the gangplank. Cut to three-quarter view of men coming down, others lining rail, ship's name on the hull. Sequence on men receiving goodies from workers on the pier, heading for the train, boarding same. Shots of the train leaving.


Excerpt from
Canadian News - ASN
Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio