• Short Summary

    The Duke of Connaught presents new colours to Cadets of Royal Military College.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Camberley. The Army's 'G.O.M.' Field Marshal HRH The Duke of Connaught - Grand old soldier still at 83 presents new colours to Cadets of the Royal Military College."

    Camberley, Surrey.

    Soldier cadets march forward carrying flags (colours). A military band plays 'Auld Lang Syne'. The Colours are marched into the College.

    Shots of ceremony on parade ground. A Vicar blesses the flags and drums. Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught hands over flags to young cadets.

    Cadets march or troop their new colours past the saluting Duke.

    The assembled soldiers give three cheers for the Duke of Connaught.

    Troops march off the parade ground.

    N.B. GOM stands for Grand Old Man.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    725.01
    Media URN:
    6468
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:08:00 / 01:02:28:00
    Canister:
    33/47

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