• Short Summary

    Large crowds watch the traditional ceremony of the Trooping of the Colour.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Pageant of Scarlet and Gold'. The Brigade of Guards Troops the Colour - a military spectacle unequalled in the World in honour of the King's 66th Birthday."

    London.

    Large crowds watch the annual Trooping of the Colour ceremony at Horseguards Parade. Soldiers of the Guards' regiments wearing their bearskins hats march with great precision on the parade ground.

    SV of man on horseback saluting - presumably King George V. More shots of massive parade.

    King George V rides to inspect the ranks of troops formed up. The bands of the Brigade of Guards march across the square.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    809.15
    Media URN:
    10606
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:14:00 / 01:26:43:00
    Canister:
    31/46

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