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  • Description

    Full title reads: "PER ARDUA AD ASTRA".

    Canada.

    Squad of trainees of the Commonwealth Training Plan marching through their camp in Canada. Snow plough in action clearing the airfield. Various shots of heavy rollers being used to pack down any remaining snow. Small snowmobile used for taxiing men about the airfield. Various shots of the pilot trainees coming out and climbing into their Harvard aircraft advanced trainers. They taxi out across the snow for takeoff. Several shots of Group Captain Banting presenting wings to graduates who have passed.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37909
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1075.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:51:00 / 01:29:35:00
    Canister:
    43/11
    Sort Number:
    43/011
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Canada in WW2 WW2: Canda
  • Stills

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

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