• Short Summary

    IRISH TROOPS ON PARADE ON DUBLIN. THEY WERE TAKING PART IN THE ANNUAL EASTER MILITARY?

  • Description

    IRISH TROOPS ON PARADE ON DUBLIN. THEY WERE TAKING PART IN THE ANNUAL EASTER MILITARY PARADE IN THE CITY ON SUNDAY. SOLDIERS SELECTED FROM THESE UNITS ARE EXPECTED TO FLY TO CYPRUS SHORTLY TO JOIN THE ADVANCE PARTY ALREADY THERE AS PART OF THE UNITED NATIONS PEACE-KEEPING FORCE.

    THE PRESIDENT, MR. DE VALERA, TOOK THE SALUTE AT THE PARADE. THE TROOPS TAKING PART WERE FROM UNITS OF THE 5TH, 7TH, AND 20TH BATTALIONS. OVERHEAD FIVE FLIGHTS OF AIRCRAFT DIPPED IN SALUTE.

    PRESIDENT DE VALERA WAS GREETED AT THE SALUTING BASE BY LIEUTENANT-GENERAL SEAN MCKEOWN, CHIEF OF STAFF.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3V061COG7K9WNZ86AY98CRLTK
    Media URN:
    VLVA3V061COG7K9WNZ86AY98CRLTK
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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