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  • Description

    Titles read: "CANADA - BOMBER CREWS GET WINGS".

    Montreal, Canada.

    Aerial view of Royal Stadium which is packed out for the 'Wings' ceremony. This is the first public presentation of Wings to the newest graduates of the Commonwealth Air Training plan.

    Each bomber crew is graduated as a unit and presented with their 'Wings'. Decorated veterans are honoured guests who sit watching. C/U of an airman's 'Wings' insignia.

    Various shots of a march past of airmen through the city of Montreal. Air Marshall 'Billy' Bishop VC takes the salute.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44342
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1344.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:18:00 / 01:15:15:00
    Canister:
    42/93
    Sort Number:
    42/093
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Canada in WW2
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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