• Short Summary

    Prince Edward presents new colours to Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry regiment.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Aldershot. HRH The Prince of Wales - as Colonel In Chief - presents new Colours to the 2nd Batt. of the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry."

    Aldershot, Hampshire.

    Troops stand on large parade ground at Aldershot Barracks. Flags are marched across parade ground.

    Flags are escorted by troops as they are marched. More marching scenes.

    Priest blesses new flags and drums (Regimental Colours).

    Prince Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) marches forwards and present new flags to standard bearers.

    Troops of the 2nd Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry march across parade ground. They give three cheers for the Prince.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    859.09
    Media URN:
    12499
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:51:00 / 01:23:34:00
    Canister:
    31/56

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