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  • Short Summary

    We witness a military ceremony where the Guards are presented with new Colours by King George V.

  • Description

    Item title reads - New Colours for the Guards. Presented by King at impressive military ceremony. London.

    We see soldiers in bearskin hats marching along playing instruments. L/S of the ceremony where the soldiers are presented with the Colours, they march off when they have received them. We then see the soldiers marching on parade.

    Note: we don't really see King George V in this item, there is a man in military uniform standing by the flags which may be him in L/S.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    238.04
    Media URN:
    22358
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:11:00 / 01:03:16:00
    Canister:
    G 786

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