Presentation Of Colours 1934

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    Full title reads: "PRESENTATION OF COLOURS - to the Manchester Regt. (T.A.) by H.R.H. Duke of Gloucester - Alexandra Park, Oldham."

    Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester escorted by another man, walking down the stairs to the field. Manchester Regiment flag bearers marching past the old colours. Regiment lined up for the inspection in the background.

    Priest, Chaplain General of the forces, blessing the new colours natural sound. Duke standing next to him. Duke of Gloucester presents the colours. He talks about his pleasant duty, talks about the Regiment and his confidence in its future achievements.

    Regiment marches past with new colours - Duke of Gloucester salutes.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8641
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    781.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:29:00 / 01:39:06:00
    Canister:
    34/37
    Sort Number:
    34/037
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities War & Revolution
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