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    Full title reads: "Farnborough, Kent. Canada's National Memorial - to her 68,000 dead. Colossal group of bronze figures - after 6 years unremitting labour, by the famous 6 March brothers & their sister - completed!"

    Farnborough, Kent.

    Three men and a woman (presumably the March family) stand in front of a large bronze statue of soldiers.

    Various shots of the figures in the statue - a monument (according to the man speaking) to the great response of Canada in 1914.

    More shots of the family in the midst of various statues for the Canadian war memorial. C/U various bits of the sculpture - it will be erected in Hyde Park, London for a short while before being shipped to Canada.

    Shots of a model showing how the completed memorial will look when fully erected.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    5128
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    681.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:36:00 / 01:48:50:00
    Canister:
    32/70
    Sort Number:
    32/070
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    The Queen of Canada - Key Films from the Reign 18 - Canada
  • Stills

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

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