IRISH TROOPS LEAVE FOR CONGO
GV. Overhead shot of massed crowds in O'Connell Street, Dublin. Elevated shot troops marching through O'Connell Street. MS Showing soldiers' legs marching by. Elevated back view as soldiers march away. Elevated overhead shot massed crowd....
Demobbed R.I.C.s in light-hearted mood and British troops mounting last guard.
Irish troops take over British army headquarters.
Soldiers from the Royal Irish Rifles serving in France attend Mass in a village church.
Irish troops set off from Dublin to join United Nations forces in the Congo.
Troops on the move, fire in Armenian sector and refugees in Constantinople (Istanbul).
King presents the new Colours to the 1st Battalion Irish Guards at Buckingham Palace.
Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.