• Short Summary

    Canadian military commanders posing for cameras, presenting awards and reviewing Canadian troops including soldiers performing a variety of exercises and military equipment of the day

  • Description

    CANADA:
    EXT

    Officers standing on top of hill, General in centre pointing out areas with stick

    Canadian troops running up hill carrying drums and and musical instruments

    Dignitary steps out of log cabin and is handed a cane before he walks down steps

    Military officials pose with dignitary outside cabin

    Troops in formatiion signalling semaphore with white flags

    Canadian soldiers on assault course running and spearing sacks with bayonets

    Officers and dignitaries mill about in a group

    Two men in mock combat with sticks and bare hands while officers and dignitary look on

    Two soldiers man wearing protective masks walk in a trench

    Troops stand in a line

    Canadian troops put on guns masks

    Canadian troops simulate hand to hand combat

    Military officers, dignitaries, woman milling about in a group

    Troops march along country road, a car passes going in the opposite direction and turns around at junction

    Military band marches along a country road followed by pack horses and carts

    Dignitary standing in road lifts his hat as troops pass by

    Mounted Canadian Calvary soldiers herd spare horses across field

    Canadian Calvary gallops across fields while barracks can be seen in background

    A horse is backed into gun carriage and harnessed to equipment

    Soldiers wearing gas masks outside barracks

    Soldiers put gas masks in shoulder bags

    Dignitaries and officers observe men wearing gas masks

    Soldiers spear dummies on assult course before running into and across ditch

    Officers and dignitaries walk across countryside

    Officers observe soldiers in trench from above

    Soldiers with big gun in trench

    Soldiers in trench observe smoke grenade burning at end of trench

    Dignitary and officers walk along line of troops

    A dignitary presents soldiers with medals

    Soldiers wearing medals standing in line turn and march off, troops in background

    Soldiers run toward camera

    Women fill barrels with apples

    Overlooking soldiers on the battlefield milling about

    GV ice flows - LS soldier across

    Dignitary talking to officer including soldiers with gas masks on in background

    Canadian military officers and dignitary talking

    WWI, First World War, World War I, The Great War, soldier, soldiers, army, armies,
    Background: Canadian military commanders posing for cameras, presenting awards and reviewing Canadian troops including soldiers performing a variety of exercises and military equipment of the day

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9LG58WPJWRO6GIJY1U4C6SX5N
    Media URN:
    VLVA9LG58WPJWRO6GIJY1U4C6SX5N
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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