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  • Short Summary

    Several military bands march and play on parade ground in London.

  • Description

    Massed Bands - of the Brigade of Guards who are leaving for Rome.

    London - looks like Horseguards or Birdcage Walk.

    Various shots of military bands, including several with busby / bearskin hats, marching and playing on a parade ground. People watch from behind railings. Senior officers pose for the camera.

    G467 B.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1882.17
    Media URN:
    72312
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:00:00 / 01:23:04:00
    Canister:
    ON 080 H

Comments (1)

  1. johngleeson says

    MASSED BANDS 1918: The location is Wellington Barracks. The two Senior Officers shown at 0.24 in the clip are Major John Mackenzie-Rogan, Coldstream Guards, Senior Director of Music to the Brigade of Guards (left) and Barrington Sholto Douglas-Campbell, 5th Baron Blythswood, a Captain in the Scots Guards (right).

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