STK-ID 6164

LS rear view of long column of Canadian troops moving up narrow road bordering forest in Belgium, Infantry leading the way, Cavalry, Red Cross and Medical Unit bringing up the rear. HAS of gun crew racing out of dugout, loading and firing 9.2" Howitzer from under camouflage net. MS PAN of Canadian and British engineers building temporary bridge over Somme River. MS of advance Canadian cyclist patrol greeted by villagers as it cycle through village towards camera. MS of remains of two houses exploding to allow construction of new road to bypass crater.


Excerpt from
Canadians in France and Belgium
Belgium, France
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486, 1920 x 1080