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[Title: New GOC Inspects His Division] HALS PAN over First Canadian Infantry Division drawn up on parade ground. Sequence showing the new general officer commanding, Major-general Guy Simonds, inspecting the 2nd Field Regiment of the Royal Canadian Artillery and Royal Canadian Regiment with Lieutenant-Colonel Ralph Crowe and Brigadier Howard Douglas Graham. Shot of Major-general Simonds shaking hands with Lieutenant-Colonel BA Sutcliffe. Various inspections including inspecting the Hastings, Prince Edward Regiment, the 48th Highlanders with Lieutenant-Colonel Johnstone, taking the salute from the Royal Canadian Regiment marching past. Shots of inspections of the Seaforth Highlanders with Brigadier Chris Vokes and Lieutenant-Colonel Bertram M Hoffmeister, of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment with Lieutenant-Colonel Jefferson, of the Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry, led by Lieutenant-Colonel Linsday marching past. Shots of Major-general GG Simonds inspecting the 1st Field Regiment in three CIB with Lieutenant-Colonel Lane and Brigadier Penhale, the Carleton and York Regiment with Lieutenant-Colonel Tweedy and the West Nova Scotia Regiment. HALS of division.


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