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  • Short Summary

    Footage of Canadian soldiers boarding ship.

  • Description

    Canadian Troops leaving for home.

    Shot of Canadians marching past from buildings in BAG. Red Cross people handing out something. Great shot-/DS of the men climbing steps- -curved metal stair- -to board ship. DS looking along pier; long line of soldiers on pier; ship in BAG at left. Repeat stair shot. Line moving along on the pier; w/ building in BAG - signs advertise Colman's mustard. Now a DS from ship:? of the stairs w/ men going up; various other people in BAG standing around on pier. Marching band approaching; followed by many soldiers.

    Red Cross workers handing out more cigarettes or candy. Another shot stair. CU same - soldiers looking back from the stairs; waving; etc. People standing around on pier. - pan back & forth - very young -looking sailors. Take out cigarettes; lighting up; talking; etc. Pan along group of sailors standing in a row;DS another stairs shot. CU soldiers filing past. Pulled back of same; CU 3 Canadian officers (?) Departure; homecoming; etc. Armistice

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:24:00 / 01:39:19:00
    ON 208 E

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