STK-ID 6380

Sequence on Lady Ramsay inspecting the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Regiment (she is their Honorary Colonel in Chief). CS of sergeant of the PPCLI showing members of Great Britain home guard the proper method of handling a sten gun. HAMLS of soldiers of the Canadian First Division marching through English town. Shots of soldiers of the Canadian First Division wearing great coats running through wooded area in full battle order. Sequence on three soldiers preparing to blast an opening in barbed wire entanglements. CS of General McNaughton chatting with officers of the Canadian First Division. CS of Major-General VW Odlum chatting with young officer. MSs of General McNaughton and Major-General Odlum discussing map strategy with officers of the First and Second Canadian Divisions during manoeuvres in England.


Excerpt from
CDN Troops Training in England
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio