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    1.
    March-on of the vehicle screen - over 60 vehicles drive on to the Maifeld from the Olympic Stadium and form the backdrop to the Parade.


    2.
    Fanfare by trumpeters of the 14/20 King's Hussars.


    3.
    March-on of the 200 musicians in the Massed Bands, Pipes and Drums who precede the marching troops. The bands are those of the 14/20 King's Hussars, The Royal Scots, The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers and The Border Regiment. There are the Pipes and Drums of the 1st Battalions of the Royal Scots and The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers and the Corps of Drums of the 1st Battalion The Border Regiment.


    4.
    Fanfare by the trumpeters.


    5.
    Arrival of Major-General F.D. Rome, CB, CBE, DSO, General Officer Commanding Borlin (British Sector).


    6.
    General Salute.


    7.
    Massed Bands troop across the ground in slow time and back again in quick time.


    8.
    The Escort receives the Colour. The escort for the Colour, preceded by the massed Pipes and Drums, cross the ground and take over the Colour.


    9.
    Trooping the Colour. The Queen's Colour of the 1st Battalion The Border Regiment is trooped down the ranks of the soldiers on parade.


    10.
    March Past in slow time and Major-General Rome takes the salute.


    11.
    General Salute and Major-General Rome and all other mounted officers move off parade. This marks the end of the first part of the parade.



    After a short pause, the Commanding Officers of the three Battalions on parade march on, followed by the Queen's and Regimental Colours of the 1st Battalions of the Royal Scots and the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers and the Regimental Colour of the 1st Battalion The Border Regiment.


    12.
    The parade is handed over to Brigadier W. V. Roberts, CBE, DSO, Commander of Berlin Independence Brigade.


    13.
    Fanfare by the trumpeters.


    14.
    Royal Salute is ordered and the Royal Standard is broken at the mast-head. This signifies the arrival of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.


    15.
    21-Gun Salute by Centurion tanks of 'B' Squadron 14/20 King's Hussars and Feu de Joie by the riflemen on parade.


    16.
    Three cheers for Her Majesty The Queen.


    17.
    Advance in Review Order by the parade.


    18.
    Royal Salute and the Royal Standard is slowly lowered, signifying Her Majesty's departure.


    19.
    March Off by the troops on parade.


    20.
    The Massed Bands move forward and play whilst the vehicle screen drives off.


    21.
    The Massed Bands march off and the parade ends.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA8B0LFUA2T04TXFMN159MRL2W1
    Media URN:
    VLVA8B0LFUA2T04TXFMN159MRL2W1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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