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  • Short Summary

    King George V presents new colours to five regiments of soldiers.

  • Description

    Aldershot, Hampshire.

    Title: " 'I THEREFORE CONFIDENTLY COMMIT THESE COLOURS TO YOUR KEEPING' - THE KING. To avoid Parade in the rain, His Majesty presented new Colours to five Regiments in the Command Gymnasium".

    High angled shot of troops assembled in a parade ground, four sets of flags and drums are laid out in front of them, a vicar walks between the flags. M/S of the vicar; he appears to be blessing the flags and drums. M/S of King George V presenting the flags to kneeling officers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    344.14
    Media URN:
    23826
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:56:00 / 01:19:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1094

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