Lever une armée

Colonel Sam Hughes Reviews the Troops

The Film


Running Time
02 min 01 s

A large number of officers, including Colonel Sam Hughes, review Canadian troops as they march through Toronto.

Pieces of History

Raising Volunteers and Early Send-Offs

The Commanders


General Sam Hughes, Canadian Minister of Militia and Defence, 1914-1916. Soldiers in Formation, University of Toronto, WW1, [1914]. Armoured Cars Parade, University Avenue, [1916?] 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles Military Day Parade in Sherbrooke, June 4, 1915

Other Materials

Sir Samuel Hughes

Teaching Materials

Wartime Dilemmas