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    Portsmouth, England: GV Sound. Marines on parade ground present arms in the general salute. SV Duke takes the salute. GV Crowd. LV Duke moves to left to take new colours. SV Duke presents new colours to Marines then stands back. LV Duke moves to right to take new colour, GV Duke presents new colour to Marines then stands back. Angle V flag flying on parade ground. GV Duke speaks (Nat. sd.) pan to marines. LV Crowd. GV PAN The new colours are marched back to the regiment. SV Duke salutes. GV Marines march past the Duke. SV The colours coming past the camera. GV The Duke salutes. SV Marines marching past.



    SOUND EFFECTS. GV Duke. Today is St. George's day to corps remembrance day an the day on which the corps performed one of its most glorious feats of arms at Zeebrugge. So it is a most appropriate day to present you with these new colours on behalf of her Majesty the Queen.



    Royalty; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten) (b. 1921), Navy - Ceremonial; Great Britain




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    HAWKINS AND FARMER
    Portsmouth

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    Film ID:
    VLVA50EIJF93DF5KVJEGAS41LSDW0
    Media URN:
    VLVA50EIJF93DF5KVJEGAS41LSDW0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/04/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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