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Canadian Army Newsreel No.95

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95.1 Far East P.O.W.s Arrive in B.C. An aircraft carrier, the Implacable, arrives in Vancouver with British ex-prisoners of war from Hong Kong aboard; Canadians welcome them as they disembark; injured soldiers; the Red Cross hands out apples; Canadian National and Canadian Pacific trains bring soldiers east; a stop-off in Jasper, Alberta. 95.2 The Queen Inspects R.C.A.F. (W.D.) Women’s division marches to Buckingham Palace; inspection by Queen Elizabeth and Princess Elizabeth; the division parades by. Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF). 95.3 Air Cadets Train on Gliders The Air Cadet League of Canada trains near Ottawa; a prefabricated Curly glider is put together; a tractor pulls the vehicle onto an airfield; a winch launches the glider; a plane launches another glider; flying in the glider. 95.4 Hamilton Welcomes General Crerar A parade of World War One veterans, inspected by Lieutenant General Henry Duncan Graham Crerar; Hamilton Mayor Sam Lawrence presents Crerar with a plaque at Civic Stadium; wounded soldiers talking. 95.5 Lincoln and Wellands Return to Eekloo The city of Eekloo hosts the Lincoln and Welland Regiments; parade to Cemetery Cenotaph for a ceremony; parade; Burgermeister Robert Staser inspects, presents a banner and receives a German sword. 95.6 Argos vs. Roughriders Toronto visits Ottawa at a Lansdowne Park football game. 95.7 Farnborough Gymkhana A fun and games horse show at No.8 Repatriation Depot; The Royal Army Service Corps (R.A.S.C.) wrestling on horseback; General Daniel Charles Spry looks on; open jumping competition; a helicopter demonstration; Chittingfold Farmers Hunt dogs; musical chairs on heavy horses. To order the complete six DVD set of The Canadian Army Newsreels, please visit http://www.waramps.ca/military/canr.html.