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Title:THE AIR TRAINING CORPS - THE ROYAL ROAD TO THE ROYAL AIR FORCE [Main Title]
Film Number:AMY 899
Summary: Recruiting film for newly established Air Training Corps (previously Air Defence Cadet Corps), based on scenes showing training with 18th Founder (Wimbledon) Squadron in the Wimbledon area, South West London/Surrey, probably in 1941-2: church parade led by Colonel Ogden along Dorset Road to St Mary's, Wimbledon Village, theoretical and practical work at technical college, morse signalling, drill, gymnastics, swimming, life-saving, football and instruction on Hawker Demon I airframe.