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The Royal Canadian Dragoons

Accession number: 
Production Years: 
1920 to 1929


Film Properties: 
Length (feet): 
890 (35mm)


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Library and Archives Canada: 35mm.
"Royal Canadian Dragoons on horseback, parading past camera, performing various manoeuvers on training field, posing on horseback and on foot, etc. Men demonstrate trick riding, mounting, and clowning about. Sequence on the musical ride and expert horsemanship. Being inspected. Drilling on sand dunes. Scouting exercises in pairs. A shot of the commanding officer with his horse and dog. The Ontario Motion Picture Bureau catalogue describes this as 'Military manoeuvres, spectacular drills and the famous musical ride.'"