Summary

Footage Information

Sherman Grinberg
Paramount
C411
SR005436_07_01.mov
4/7/1948
Parade in Ottawa for Royal Canadian Air Force Flyers for winning the gold medal in hockey at the 1948 Olympics
Train carrying RCAF Flyers rolling towards camera, Canadian Parliament in background / crowd waiting at Union Train Station, banner behind them reads "Canada is proud of RCAF FLYERS" / officers greeting Flyers at train station / officials greeting Flyers at train station / VS Flyers surrounded by people / Flyer holding baby, his wife standing next to him / Flyer talking to people, his wife standing next to him / RCAF Flyer (possibly Ted Hibberd) standing with his family posing for photo opportunity / Flyers leaving station / two shots of pilots Flyers into open car / motorcade of open cars carrying Flyers in parade / schoolchildren waving at camera / VS pilots walking along saluting at Beaver Barracks / RCAF Flyers kneeling and standing while posing for photos with hockey stick and trophy cup, front row L to R: Ted Hibberd, Orval Gravelle, Irving Taylor, Patsy Guzzo and George McFaul (trainer); back row L to R: Andy Gilpin, Pete Leictnitz, Reg Schroter, Ab Renaud, Roy Forbes, Henri-Andre Laperriere, Hubert Brooks, Sandy Watson (manager), Frank Boucher (coach) / CU trophy cup with bottom of hockey stick behind it / Note: exact date not known; documentation incomplete
Ted Hibberd, Orval Gravelle, Irving Taylor, Patsy Guzzo, George McFaul, Andy Gilpin, Pete Leictnitz, Reg Schroter, Ab Renaud, Roy Forbes, Henri-Andre Laperriere, Hubert Brooks, Sandy Watson, Frank Boucher
Canada
Ottawa

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