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  • Short Summary

    Sir Ian Hamilton congratulates ex service men training to be farmers in Canada.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Pioneers for Canada. General Sir Ian Hamilton bids farewell to first party of ex-sevicemen, trained as farmers by British Legion."

    Brandon, Suffolk

    M/S general, and officials in hats, greet ex service men. They watch men hammer stakes in the ground using sledge hammers. Sir Ian stands on steps to speak to the small assembled group and bids them farewell, and shakes hands, entusiastically. He appears to say 'well done' to each of about 12 men.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    676.11
    Media URN:
    32855
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:08:00 / 01:16:25:00
    Canister:
    G 1387

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