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  • Description

    Chelmsford, Essex.

    Title: "AFTER 27 YEARS ABSENCE ... the County welcomes the first Battalion of its own Regiment ... the famous 'Little Fighting Fours'."

    Various M/Ss, looking over the heads of a crowd, of a battalion of soldiers marching down a street, more crowds watch from the other side of the road, flags and bunting hangs overhead.

    M/S of four officers standing to attention on a field, pan to four silver drums on the ground, an elderly senior officer (Lord Shelbourne?) picks up the drums and passes one to each of the officers, a crowd watches from the far end of the field. M/S of the officers with the drums marching to join a military band, the band marches off around the field, playing music as they go. C/U of Lord Shelbourne saluting.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    57687
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    460.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:43:00 / 01:20:58:00
    Canister:
    G 1278
    Sort Number:
    G 1278
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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