• Short Summary

    Earl of Athlone and PM Mackenzie King inspecting Canadian troops.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Canada's Army Grows".

    Canada.

    MS Governor General The Earl of Athlone inspecting lines of army recruits at a training camp, he is accompanied by Prime Minister William Mackenzie King.

    VS. of the recruits undergoing battle training on the assault course with cut-aways of the Governor General and the Prime Minister watching and inspecting the training. Shots of troops wearing gas masks and training with bren guns.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1061.26
    Media URN:
    21253
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:43:00 / 01:32:21:00
    Canister:
    40/94

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