• Short Summary

    The Canadian High Commissioner meets men of the RCAF at base in England.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Mr Vincent Massey With Canadian Airmen".

    VS of Vincent Massey, Canadian High Commissioner to London inspecting men of the first RCAF (Royal Canadian Air Force) squadron to be based in England on the parade ground of their camp.

    CU Squadron padre in Air force uniform.

    VS MSs. of the men of the squadron speaking into CBC mike which is relaying their goodbyes to their families in Canada via the CBC radio network.

    MS & GV Fighter planes (Hurricanes) taking off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.28
    Media URN:
    21042
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:19:00 / 01:23:59:00
    Canister:
    40/66

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