This is a documentary film about Canada's one and only all-Black military battalion, the Number Two Construction Battalion. The film is based on the diary of Rev. William White who was the Chaplain for the Battalion and the only Black commissioned officer in the entire British Armed Forces during World War I.
Canada. Canadian Army. Construction Battalion, 2 -- History.
Soldiers, Black -- Canada -- History -- 20th century -- Drama.
White, William, 1874-1936.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Blacks -- Canada -- Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada -- Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, African American -- Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories -- Canada -- Drama.