STK-ID 4640

VJ-Day Celebrations in Ottawa (00/08/1945): TILT DOWN HALSs of Peace Tower and centre block, of large crowd on the hill, parades. LAMSs of the Peace Tower with a lamp standard, the Union Jack in the foreground. Shots of the Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service parading past, Governor General Earl of Athlone, Prime Minister King, General McNaughton taking salute as other VIP's stand by in the background. Soldiers in summer uniforms, Canadian Women's Army Corps, Royal Canadian Air Force Women's Division, veterans, parade past. Cuts to spectators, to VIP's on steps of Parliament. Final shots of Governor General Athlone and Princess Alice of Battenberg getting into official limousine and driving away.


Excerpt from
Canadian News - ASN
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486