• Short Summary

    Canadian Armoured Division displays latest offensive tactics at inspection by King.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Maple Leaf in Battle Dress

    ENGLAND:
    EXT
    GV Canadian troops lined up.
    SV ground shot between two lines of Canadian troops lined up.
    SV towards King walking between lines of Canadians, inspecting.
    SV Queen talking to Canadian soldier, line of soldiers receding into background.
    GTV King with officers standing on dais, Royal Standard flying from dais, pan to Canadian troops marching past.
    ST side view Canadians marching past.
    SV Canadians marching past.
    GTV Canadian armoured division, line of lorries in foreground.
    SCU King, sitting in Bren carrier, with two officers, adjusts his cap.
    Long BV pan King, with three officers, drives off in carrier.
    GV pan troops advancing across field.
    Semi side view Queen looking at camouflaged equipment on soldier's uniform, soldiers watching in background.
    CU smiling type with camouflaged hat pan to another type with camouflaged hat.
    SV line of 25 pounder guns.
    CUTV line of 25 pounder guns.
    SV pan past camera King walking with officers past 25 pounders, and shakes hands with another officer.
    GTV troops and 25 pounders waiting for inspection.
    CU line of 25 pounders receding into background.
    SV line of 25 pounders receding into background.

    ORIG. NEG. & BLUE

    GOOD SCENES:
    GV two lines of soldiers lining each side of road, King and party of officers walking towards. STV pan King and two officers walking through two lines of soldiers.
    STV pan Queen and five soldiers walking through two lines of soldiers.
    Pan down from CU of Royal Standard to LBV King, with officers, taking salute on dais. Long side view pan troops marching past.
    Semi side view King taking salute, with four officers.
    SBV King and Queen walking down to armoured division with three officers.
    LBV King and Queen with troops, lorries in background.
    SV King walking and talking with Canadian officer,, past lorries.
    SV officer showing Queen something in a bottle, either food or ether, pan down to nine of these jars on table.
    SV tank and two soldiers lifting "wounded" soldier from same, pan to King watching, troops lined up behind.
    SV Queen talking to soldier, soldiers all around, pan to "wounded" man on stretcher.
    SV man on stretcher, Queen talking to him.
    SBV King getting into Bren carrier, watched by two officers.
    SV King in carrier with three officers.
    LV pan troops running across field with bayonets.
    LV towards King with officers in carrier, watching demonstration.
    SCU pan past camera King with officers in carrier, watching demonstration.
    SV pan King and Queen with officers walking past 25 pounder guns.
    CU barrels of two 25 pounders.
    LTV pan King walking past 25 pounders and troops with officers.

    CENSORED SCENES:
    SCUTV Queen with officer and troops pan down to table with miniature model lorries.
    LV towards supposed German tank is blown up.
    SV crew of tank surrendering, one lying "Dead."

    British Empire; Military - Ceremonial; Military - Active; Royalty; King George VI of Great Britain (1936-52) (1936-52)
    Background: Canadian Armoured Division displays latest offensive tactics at inspection by King.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA415MUKZC916QJ9OU75RWNRLXZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA415MUKZC916QJ9OU75RWNRLXZ
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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